On this episode Paul sits down with Stanley Liebowitz, a professor of economics at University of Texas at Dallas. Liebowitz is co-author of a report which reconsiders the issue of state education rankings.
Dr. Liebowitz shares why he sees the issue of education rankings as critical and how they often mis-measure the real impacts of education systems from state to state. You can see how New Mexico “really” stacks up in the chart below or at the link above.
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And this group wants to eliminate charter schools, the best alternative for the disadvantaged after vouchers; and waste funds on “early education” (day care) that we have seen for over 25 years has no long-term advantage.
Better approach would be to help families learn how to care for children, and start school at age 7. Following a program by 4H would help, also.