TITLE

America is Not Preparing its Students for the Workforce -- Here's How We Can

AUTHOR(S)
EGRECZKY, DANA
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Enterprise (New Jersey Chamber of Commerce);2014 Second Quarter, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the role of the Common Core State Standards in the provision of skills to students for their entry into the workforce in the U.S. Topics include the development of the online Partnership for Assessing Readiness for College and Career (PARCC) assessments, the inability of high school graduates to pass pre-employment tests, and these students lack of knowledge in Math. It also mentions the superficial nature of high school education in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
99146907

 

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