Changing U.S. Education

The participants talked with reporters about new recommendations for changes in the American education system to improve the standard of… read more

The participants talked with reporters about new recommendations for changes in the American education system to improve the standard of living and secure economic gains made by U.S. workers. They also talked about keeping U.S. students competitive with their counterparts overseas, preparing students for college earlier, and paying teachers more. They also responded to reporters' questions. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Lynn Kagan Co-Director National Center for Children and Families
  • Charles Knapp Chairman New Commission on Skills of Amer.Workforce
  • Thomas Payzant Senior Lecturer Harvard University->Graduate School of Education
  • Charles Reed Chancellor California State University System
  • Marc Tucker President National Center on Education and the Economy
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Changing U.S. Education

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Program ID:
195825-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 14, 2006
Last Aired:
Dec 15, 2006

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  • Dec 14, 2006 | 6:19pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 14, 2006 | 10:05pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 15, 2006 | 1:19am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 15, 2006 | 7:46am EST | C-SPAN 2
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