Sunday, May 15, 2005
A classroom as big as the world | csmonitor.com
A classroom as big as the world | csmonitor.com: "Many US students lag behind their counterparts when it comes to global knowledge. A 2002 National Geographic Roper poll of young adults in nine countries found that Americans ranked second to last in their knowledge of facts about the world. Only 1 in 7 could find Iraq on a map of the Middle East."