Battle of the brains

February 1992
U.S. News & World Report;2/17/92, Vol. 112 Issue 6, p10
Reports that the latest International Assessment of Educational Progress finds the brightest American students--specifically, the top 10 percent of 9-year-olds and 13-year-olds--doing as well as any other nation's top 10 percent. How students in the United States ranked in math, science, homework, and television watching; How Korean and Chinese 9-year-olds performed in such subjects.


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