Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Education Olympics: Does America Take the Gold?

In an increasingly global world, education matters.  But how does the US stack up against the competition?  The good folks at Certification Map have recently mined the data to create a cross-country comparative "Education Olympics" infographic.

So how do we do against our top 9 competitors?  Although the US leads the world in all-time Olympic gold medals, we manage just two silvers and a bronze in the education categories rated.  Maybe 2016 will be our year . . .