All students should graduate from high school ready for college, careers, and citizenship.
Friday, August 24, 2012
The Times Free Press reports that Gov. Bill Haslam attended a roundtable of legislators and business and higher education leaders in Chattanooga. Executives at the meeting said graduates come to their companies lacking basic knowledge in areas such as math and literacy. But just as importantly, many lack soft skills such as critical thinking, being able to make a presentation and teamwork. Read the article...