Watch this video and share your thoughts.
How do you see we may turn these failures around? The panel that Rice and Klein headed made recommendations such as adopting and expanding the common core initiative to include skill sets critical to national security such as science, technology and foreign languages; structural changes to provide students with more choices in where they can go to school, so many students aren’t stuck in under-performing schools; and a national security readiness audit, prepared by governors working with the federal government, that can be used to judge whether schools are meeting national expectations in education.
Here are just a few articles on what the schools in Kansas City, MO have been facing and going through with the loss of accreditation in the school district. Again, I ask what are your thoughts on how we can turn these failures to our children around?