Jan 25, 2007

Not Just Another “Need More Education” Article

Kudos to Robert Martin who penned an article in the Business First of Buffalo titled “U.S. education crisis hurts job competition”

Nearly every article written about our countries need for education is directed towards producing more Doctors, Engineers and Scientists. That’s great but not everyone is going to end up with a higher degree. Somewhere between there and where we are today our educational system has lost focus on what our children should learn to become successful in this world and not the world as they think-it-should-be.

I am constantly amazed at how bad people are at math or how difficult it can be for some people to write a simple answer on an application. Mr. Hartley expresses that opinion well and it would be well worth it to
click on his article and read it.