Tuesday, February 23, 2010
President Obama Calls for New Steps to Prepare Children for College and Careers
WH.gov: President Obama Calls for New Steps to Prepare Children for College and Careers
President Obama outlines new steps to better prepare Americas children for college and the workplace at a meeting with the National Governors Association . The President is calling for a redesigned Elementary and Secondary Education Act that includes a comprehensive, new vision to help states successfully transition to and implement college- and career-ready standards by improving teacher preparation and development, upgrading classroom instruction, and supporting high-quality assessments.