… and we’re looking at a 40+% increase in our labor force in the next 40 years, then how should education be preparing American citizens for the future work force?
Will this help? http://www.ed.gov/technology/netp-2010
What should education look like? What should schools look like? What part should parents, students, teachers, administrators, and community play?
One more visual for thought:
How do we educate parents to participate in their children’s learning? How do we improve socio-economic conditions so they can be as involved as they choose?
Diana Laufenberg said it well in a Tweet yesterday, “I guess I wish that we would stop talking about education/school in the US as if it was ‘one thing’.”
Watch for my upcoming post on dichotomous thinking and crisis-oriented decision-making.
Now go discuss …