Category: Education Reform
There is no question that obtaining a college degree is essential, especially in these times of high unemployment. A recent Gallup poll showed that 73 percent of college graduates are employed fulltime, compared to only 58 percent of those with a high school education or less.
Congressman José E. Serrano (D-NY) discusses strengthening our education system, creating jobs and investing in America at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s 2011 Public Policy Conference.
Maya Rockeymoore interviews Rev. Jesse Jackson to discuss education reform and the education achievement gap in the United States.
Kati Haycook, President of the Education Trust, discusses how strengthening the teaching profession can improve student learning and U.S. public schools at the Forum for Education.