How would the United States perform against the Belgians in a contest of educational performance? We’d get our tails kicked.
There are still far too many children in classrooms with teachers that are not adequately prepared. To address the problem, we can look at the institutions training them.
The head of Denver's chamber of commerce offers her support for Common Core education standards.
What is it going to take to become one of the top-performing countries again? Are there reforms that U.S. states could implement to show real student improvement on the global stage?
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation will host the former governors of five U.S. states on Wednesday as they show their support for Common Core education standards. The roundtable discussion is also sponsored by the Bipartisan Policy Center, and Business Roundtable, and will be open to interested media members.