Math and Science Education

President Clinton and Secretary Riley announced that U.S. fourth graders placed second in science and fifth in math in the third… read more

President Clinton and Secretary Riley announced that U.S. fourth graders placed second in science and fifth in math in the third International Mathematics and Science Study, which tested students in 26 countries. They said that this result demonstrates that U.S. students can succeed academically against global competition if given the right tools and that it underscores the need for states to adopt national standards in basic skills such as math and reading as soon as possible. close

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Math and Science Education

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Program ID:
86586-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Statement
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 10, 1997 | 4:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jun 14, 1997 | 11:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Jun 10, 1997 | 4:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 10, 1997 | 10:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 11, 1997 | 3:33am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 11, 1997 | 6:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 14, 1997 | 11:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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