Education Nation: E4E Teachers Speak at NBC's Education Nation
On September 20-24, NBC News hosted the third annual Education Nation. Over 25 E4E teachers attended the Teacher Town Hall; see clips featured during the live broadcast below:
Larry Sherman spoke about how schools with low parental involvement can do a better job of reaching all parents:
Tara Brancato highlighted her Bronx high school's open-door policy that encourages many parents to be involved in the school:
Jessica Saratovsky shared the innovative model that her school, The New American Academy, uses to recruit, support and develop excellent teachers:
Colleen McGurk talked about the importance of maintaining high expectations for impoverished students:
Jemal Graham shared a shocking statistic about male teachers of color:
To learn more about Education Nation, view a short summary of some key comments from presidential candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, Arne Duncan, and more.