USA Why care about digital learning and school reform

Alliance for Excellent Education:  “…Why Should You Care? Urgency for School Reform

  • Tomorrow’s Needs: Students are not being prepared to be competitive in a rapidly changing world, and the nation’s schools are not changing fast enough to keep up.
  • Today’s Budgets: Schools have been riding a funding roller coaster for most of the last decade and cannot expect major new funding sources anytime soon.
  • Future of Teaching: Many students do not have access to the best teachers, best teaching strategies, or enriching learning experiences.

Independently, these challenges are significant; in combination, they create a national imperative for swift action to create a more innovative, effective, and efficient education system that meets the needs of all students. …”  Read more