A Plan to Better Finance Our Schools

June 22nd, 2018 by under Disruptive and Transformational Technologies, Education. No Comments.

Recent teacher strikes have highlighted the lack of resources for K-12 education in many states. We have a huge defense budget, with Congress often providing more funding for various weapons systems than the Pentagon requests.

In an op-ed I propose that 10% of the defense budget be applied to funding education. We are well prepared for external threats, but I argue that our internal security depends on a well-educated electorate. We are falling short on that goal. Read more at:

https://morningconsult.com/opinions/concerned-about-national-security-fund-our-schools-better/

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