Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Charles Murray has a new book out ....

It's called "Read Education: Four Simple Truths for Bringing America's Schools Back to Reality." And what are these four realities?

-Abilities vary
-Half of us are below average
-Too many kids go to college
-The academic elite need to be encouraged

While some of it sounds controversial, in my mind it isn't. Makes perfect sense. Number three is a real bugaboo of mine.