It comes as no surprise that our teens are short on competitive knowledge for Jeopardy or Trivial Pursuit.
However, we are less concerned about recall of trivia as we are about deep understanding and meaningful applications of information. Improving recall of isolated information for a test will not serve this generation well so lets stop worrying about trivia and start doing something about meaningful learning. Only then will our children be able to compete where it counts.
STORY: 'Lunch Scholars' Video Reveals American Teens Can't Answer Basic Trivia (VIDEO)