Repair or Replace in The Huffington Post
In The Huffington Post this week, Arthur Levine, president of the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, is calling for the repair and replacement of American teacher preparation:
The United States is making a transition from a national, analog, industrial economy to a global, digital, information one. All of our social institutions— government, media, healthcare, education, and the rest— were created for the former. They work less well today than they once did and appear to be broken. They need to be refitted for this new era.
There are two ways to accomplish this— repairing/reforming the existing institutions or replacing them, creating new versions that fit the times.
Read the full story here.