Back To School http://wlrn.org en Why Convergence Is Important To Improving Public Education http://wlrn.org/post/why-convergence-important-improving-public-education <p>For decades now, public education has been in “crisis.”&nbsp; And since the founding of the U.S. Department of Education, we’ve searched for ways to promote student achievement and prepare for global competitiveness.</p><p>There is little question as to why. As the workforce becomes more educated, and increasingly globalized, an educated workforce becomes increasingly important. And study after study proves that educational attainment leads to economic mobility.</p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Neyda Borges 19337 at http://wlrn.org Why Convergence Is Important To Improving Public Education