For Many Students, College Means Back to Middle School - Kenneth Terrell - The Atlantic
This is a pretty huge problem.
The whole point of primary education is to get your ready for secondary, and secondary is to get you ready for the real world. If there are incongruities on both those levels then what the heck are we doing education-wise? Teach children to learn?
We need to get this education reform thing in full tilt before things get much worse.