AMERICAN 15-YEAR-OLDS FALLING EVEN FURTHER BEHIND ASIAN AND EUROPEAN TEENS IN READING, MATHS AND SCIENCE RANKINGS
Kids in the US are falling even further behind other nations in reading, math and science.
Researchers looked at tests scores of 15-year-olds from the 65 wealthiest countries.
They found that the academic performance of the teens in the US has remained relatively flat in recent years while other nations have experienced significant growth.
The US dropped to the middle of the rankings in reading and science, but math scores were even worse-- and the US ranked 35th.