U.S. Department of Education is handing out $3.5 billion in grants to failing schools around the country. But when it comes to turning around high schools, educators admit that no one knows exactly what works.
Under30CEO.com recently asked its readers to vote on the best cities for young entrepreneurs. Considerations included the resources available, schools, events, social atmosphere, weather and networking opportunities.
A recent Transport Politic article notes that not only is China willing and able to contribute its national funds to foreign projects, but also that it intends to structure its investments as an alternative to the World Bank.
How many children are being peddled on the streets of Portland and in other cities and towns, to say nothing of the Internet? Whatever the number, it is a national outrage and disgrace. And the problem is growing, not diminishing.