Submit a Story / News

Sponsored Links

Higher Ed News

Public education in U.S. falls short, Obama says

Source: L. A. Times Posted By: Bill 4700 days ago

President Barack Obama strongly condemned the state of public education Tuesday, calling for more charter schools, higher salaries for effective teachers and the faster firing of bad ones, an agenda that could put him at odds with some longtime Democratic stalwarts in teachers unions.

"It's time to start rewarding good teachers, stop making excuses for bad ones," Obama told the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in Washington. "From the moment students enter a school, the most important factor....

Read full story >>

  • (0 vote)   

View Comments  

No Comment available.  Write the first comment

© 2009-2020, All Rights Reserved.
Higher Ed Space ® is a registered trademark of AmeriCareers LLC.