Do you know how the U.S. stacks up in literacy and education? Find out at Literate Nation.
The Nation’s Report Card affirms that:
- 4 percent of U.S. 8th grade students are reading at the “Advanced” level
- 31 percent of U.S. 8th grade students are reading at the ‘Proficient” level
- 65 percent U.S. 8th students are reading at the “Basic, Below-basic or Chronically-below-basic” levels
Check out the best and the worse states for reading. Is your state on the Top 10 list?
Find out where your state ranks and let us know in the comments section below.
“How do American 15-year-olds stack up to their global competitors? NOT WELL.“