Mazel Tov, finally someone in the government saying what I have been saying since the day I moved here 10 years ago! The elementary schools are really lousy,kids not being taught at grade level,but at a lower level because kids are passed no matter what. What is needed are enrichment programs to help the struggling students so that they can succede in the future,progams for gifted students and most important qualified teachers.
US rally shows support for ex-Marine held by Iran on spying charges (AP)
from the article: 'In terms of education, we're a Third World country'