This week, VPR's commentators on weighing in on the state of education. Bill Mares - who grew up in Texas - has been following the controversy over its school curriculum with a mixture of bemusement... and dismay.
As Vermont grows and changes, so do our small towns. As part of our continuing series on the State of Education, commentator Susan Clark examines the relationship between Vermont's schools, local democracy, and our sense of community.
We continue our series of commentaries on education this evening with thoughts from Rich Nadworny. His digital world is moving so fast that he wonders how you teach kids to succeed in an ever-changing environment.