A top science question the candidates for president should answer is:

What role do you think the federal government should play in preparing K-12 students for the science and technology driven 21st Century?

4. Education. A comparison of 15-year-olds in 30 wealthy nations found that average science scores among U.S. students ranked 17th, while average U.S. math scores ranked 24th. What role do you think the federal government should play in preparing K-12 students for the science and technology driven 21st Century?

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      • GrumpyGrumpy commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Pardon my ignorance, why is there no mandatory national science standard curriculum that includes genetics, geology, physics of the universe, and evolution ? Seriously, talking to most under 30 is an abysmal experience!

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