Oh but don’t worry, it’s Americans who are dumb and US edu is the problem.
“Every now and then, as has happened recently, a nation-wide hue and cry is raised about mass cheating taking place in various examination centres.
Mass cheating has become an organized, money-spinning racket. More often than not, the very invigilators who are appointed to prevent such practices encourage examinees to copy from text books or from each others’ answer papers. There have even been cases of answers being dictated out aloud to the examinees”.