America may dump algebra as new study finds it is the main cause of high school drop-outs

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‘One out of 5 young Americans does not graduate from high school. This is one of the worst records in the developed world. Why? The chief academic reason is they failed ninth-grade algebra,’ said political scientist Andrew Hacker, author of The Math Myth And Other STEM Delusions.

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