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Aki Braun American Lit 10 Mrs Harkness 19 April 2002 Problems in Americas Schools Americas public schools are not providing the education that students need to thrive I Inadequacy of urban schools A Money B Race C Peer pressure II Students needs A Censorship B Special needs C Gifted and talented III Distractions A School Shootings B Other Violence C Truancy Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education The human mind is our fundamental resource -John F Kennedy Education especially in this day and age is a necessary tool for survival Former president Kennedy recognized it as does current president George W Bush and all leaders to come will recognize it as well Unfortunately not every student in Americas schools gets the education that he or she deserves Different inequalities and other situations among students can hinder the educational process preventing success later in life Americas public schools are not providing the education that students need to thrive Within the schools of urban communities exist numerous problems that are holding students to lower standards These students leave school unprepared for higher education and without many important job skills that suburban or rural students may acquire Without this knowledge many families are doomed to generation after generation of underprivileged life Though some reform policies have been successful not enough have been enacted or effective There needs to be a change in urban schools to properly serve the children A major problem with public schools in urban communities is that they are not receiving proper funding The numbers are there to prove it One study states In 1990 schools with low poverty levels spent an average of 6565 per student while those with higher poverty levels spent and average of 5173 per studentHaycock 42 This lack of funding could be caused by a multitude of reasons such as low test scores which cause many universities scholarship organizations and numerous other
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