03/14/2011 12:42 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

How An 'Education Bank' Could Help Struggling Schools

Last year Mark Zuckerberg invited four hundred of his closest friends, many of them Silicon Valley's movers and shakers, for a screening of "Waiting for Superman," a documentary about the decline of public education in America. But something critical was missing from the all-star gathering -- a truly compelling vision about where to find sustainable sources of capital to fund and scale breakthrough ideas in education.

Here's a solution.

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