An Education on Education

 

No matter what your age, political affiliation or economic status, we can all agree on one thing. The American education system needs help. The bad news is we are in a crisis. The good news is, whether you support him or not, our Secretary of Education is getting more media coverage on this issue than ever before in history and many smart people — including Colin Powell, Bill and Melinda Gates and Michele Rhee — are dedicating their time and attention to solve this problem. It is important for all of us to get on board.  You can start by visiting these sites to educate yourself on this important and complex issue:

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/2010/12/join-education-for-innovation-online-town-hall-on-tuesday-morning.html

http://www.studentsfirst.org

http://www.gatesfoundation.org/

http://americaspromise.org/

Laurel Donnellan                                                                                                                             CEO                                                                                                                                                 Bright Livelihoods

© 2010 – 2014, brightlivelihoods. All rights reserved.

Leave a Reply