Education Reform

Education Reform

The U.S. has one of the worst high school drop-out rates in the industrialized world and many fear current education standards hurt the country's competitiveness. What the Obama administration, educators, and reform advocates think are...

The U.S. has one of the worst high school drop-out rates in the industrialized world and many fear current education standards hurt the country's competitiveness. What the Obama administration, educators, and reform advocates think are the best ways to improve education in America.

Guests

Melody Barnes

director of the White House Domestic Policy Council, and special assistant to President Obama

Lily Eskelsen

vice president, National Education Association

Rick Hess

resident scholar and director of education policy studies at the American Enterprise Institute

Dianne Piche

executive director, Citizen's Commission for Civil Rights

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