Investment in education is the best way to achieve faster economic growth, more jobs, greater productivity, and more widely shared prosperity. Yet many of our children are still getting a substandard education.
Well, it's not just to get to the other side. Since Monday, a handful of Advanced Placement students from Chicago's South Shore Schools of the Arts and of Technology have been marching across the street.
What should a good education include? Interim schools CEO Mazany lays out a vision of high-quality learning that made no mention of high test scores, but does include teaching students to be critical thinkers.