Princeton admits record-low 3.98% of applicants in historic application cycle
Due to the number of students formerly in the class of 2024 who requested to defer their enrollment by one year over the summer, the total number of admits is around 20 percent lower than it would otherwise be in an ordinary year.
Why American Education is Broken
Everyone agrees that American education leaves much to be desired. American students consistently report lower test scores than their peers in countries like China, Finland, and Vietnam. But why? Are American students just dumb? Are our teachers too lazy or too ineffective? Or is something else to blame? Nikhil Goyal, sociologist and education activist, joins us to explain. Join us on Patreon, and help keep our videos free: https://www.patreon.com/gravelinstitute Make a one-time contribution: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/gi-youtube/?refcode=cross&amount=4.20 Get Institute Merch: https://gravelinstitute.org/merch Twitter: https://twitter.com/GravelInstitute Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gravelinstitute/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GravelInstitute/ 0:00 Intro: The Big Lie 0:55 Savage Inequalities 2:20 A Tale of 2 School Systems 5:20 The Scourge of Poverty 6:40 Credits