Agree w/@DanaGoldstein; the education portion of the #SOTU was a weak part of the speech filled w/internal contradictions. What did you think of the trial balloon to have students stay in school til 18 years of age? cc MOMocrats
Scratching the Surface of Obama’s Education Rhetoric | The Nation
In general, I was underwhelmed by the education sections of President Obama’s State of the Union address, which were long on platitudes and short on honest talk about the difficulties of implementing school reform.