06.16.2011

The Aspen Institute hosts Wendy Kopp and John Merrow

“The Aspen Leadership Series: Conversations with Great Leaders in Memory of Preston Robert Tisch” featured Teach For America Founder and CEO, Wendy Kopp in conversation with John Merrow, Education Correspondent, PBS NewsHour and President of Learning Matters. The discussion, “Education, Leadership, and America’s Future: A Conversation with Teach for America Founder Wendy Kopp,” touched on everything from the realities of comprehensive reform for America’s public education system, to standardized testing in America. The event took place at Hunter College’s Roosevelt House, and is part of the Leadership Series sponsored by Steve Tisch, Lizzie and Jonathan Tisch, and the Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund. See a clip from the event.

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