Education

Agenda

Education is often called the “great equalizer.” Now more than ever, it is critical that all of our children are given access to a quality education.

Our current education system is like our telephone system under Ma Bell. The smart phone created a platform for apps to meet the individual needs of consumers. Education Savings Accounts create the platform for the creation of thousands of education resources focused on the needs of each child.

Two examples of innovative “apps” or new types of schools that ESAs could fuel:

Recent Studies of Interest:

I wanted to publicly say how much I appreciate Georgia Public Policy Foundation.  For those of you that will be entering the Legislature or are relatively new you may not quite yet appreciate how much we rely on Georgia Public Policy Foundation’s research and work.  As you know we’re a citizen’s legislature.  We have very little staff. They have been an invaluable, invaluable resource to us.  To put this [Forum] on and the regular programs that they do throughout the year make us better at what we do. (At the 2012 Georgia Legislative Policy Forum.)

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