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March 17th, 2011
05:22 PM ET

Is the U.S. challenging students in science and math?

Are schools in the United States doing enough to teach our kids math and science? According to a recent study, out of 34 countries, the U.S. ranks 19th in science and 27th in math.

But an elite research competition - the Intel Science Talent Search - is hoping to find future scientists among U.S. high school students. CNN's Jim Acosta reports.


Filed under: Education • Science
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  1. RKinSAV

    What's up with those beat up foam core signs on the anchors laptops? Not so professional looking.

    March 18, 2011 at 8:59 am |