While a quality education becomes more and more essential to reaching the middle class in America, our schools continue to underperform. But what needs to change? Do we simply need more money? Or more teachers? Or better accountability?
In a new video (based on his book “Education and Opportunity”), AEI research fellow Michael Q. McShane argues that what actually needs to change is the system itself. He offers three ideas for how to revitalize America’s education system and give our children—especially the most vulnerable—a chance at success.