Dumb American Millennials?

Submitted by ub on Sun, 04/17/2016 - 19:28

Why are American Millennials among the world's least skilled and is their dumbness not going to keep US great?

Millennials may be on track to be our most educated generation ever, but they consistently score below many of their international peers in literacy, numeracy, and problem solving. Meanwhile, Educational Testing Service researchers expect to contuse tracking the job skills of young adults.

The results of this report help shed light on the growing inequality of opportunity in the US and the impact this has on both skills acquisition and outcomes for both current and future generations.