“Stupid in America”

Capitol Hill Briefing
August 17, 2007 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

B-354 Rayburn House Office Building

With comments by Neal McCluskey, Education Policy Analyst, Cato Institute.

Why do American students lag behind their international counterparts on standardized tests? Who is to blame? In this video, John Stossel examines our education system as he takes a detailed look at the roles of government officials, unions, parents and teachers in educating students.

(This event was an airing of John Stossel's "Stupid in America." For more information about this documentary, see http://abcnews.go.com/2020/Stossel/story?id=1500338.)