Thursday, August 13, 2015
Next Time Deformers Trot Out The "China's Kicking Our Ass On Test Scores" Meme
The high scores on standardized tests that Chinese students garner have not brought increased wisdom to the geniuses running the country, that's for sure.
Between the poisoned environment, the "casino capitalism" of the economy, the "ghost cities," the increasing cancer rates and other health-related crises, and the explosions from toxic chemicals that are so large they can be seen from space, perhaps we have enough evidence that we should stop worrying about how well China does on standardized tests?
To be frank, the high test scores don't seem to translate to all that much that is positive.