My 15-year-old son called last night from Costa Rica where he is spending two weeks. Lucky for him, his visit coincided with Costa Rica beating Greece in the World Cup. He described how everyone was glued to the set, shaking, crying and ultimately exploding in joy.
Real improvement can only come when we address the big picture: It's not only a matter of improving teacher training, but also of attracting more innovation into the sector, through the engagement of new players and new providers.
Moises Gadea, a modern trovador, or singer/songwriter from Nicaragua, is headlining several cultural events during an upcoming U.S. mini-tour. At his debut event in Boulder, CO, tickets will raise money for Empowerment International.