On the Necessity of Parent Involvement in Education

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By a panelist of speakers (John E. Deasy, Lynda Resnick, Joel Klein, and Eric Cantor) at the 2013 Aspen Ideas Festival
Posted July 1, 2013, by the Aspen Institute

The world is changing and the American education system hasn’t kept pace. Experts from across the ideological spectrum agree that we must dramatically retool education in this country — but the question is how? Forty-five states and the District of Columbia have now agreed to a seismic shift in the teaching of language arts and math by embracing the Common Core State Standards. Join us for a special forum moderated by education philanthropist Lynda Resnick to hear from some of the nation’s leading experts in education and workforce development as they discuss the hard work of creating a paradigm shift in how we equip our children for a radically changing global economy. Watch the video.