Hoover Daily Report

Letter: Don't Undersell 'Geeks' When It Comes to American Competitiveness

via Wall Street Journal
Friday, August 24, 2007

Regarding Chester E. Finn Jr. and Diane Ravitch's op-ed ("Not by Geeks Alone," Aug. 8): The authors state the problem correctly -- elevating the importance of science, technology, engineering and math ("STEM" subjects) above subjects like history and literature does American students no favors...