Stepping Up: The Power of a Parent Advocate w/Phillip Jackson (Video)
Some of the presenters at this education summit included New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Warrren Buffett, Melinda Gates, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, Former U.S. President Bill Clinton, LeBron James, Geoffrey Canada, Michelle Rhee, Chicago City Colleges Chanchellor Cheryl Hyman, Randi Weingarten and governors from 10 states.
Across the country, parents are leading the charge for “trigger” laws to overhaul failing schools, to scale back high-stakes testing – and everything in between. Natalie Morales moderates this discussion at the Education Nation Summit.
Phillip Jackson talks about a complete and achievable parent revolution, not just “parent trigger laws“, but parents taking over the control of their children’s education by any means necessary!