Sir Ken Robinson is a smart man with a clear and compelling message about how to escape education’s death valley.
“In some parts of the country 60% of children are dropping out of high school. In Native American communities it’s 80%. If we were to halve that number, the net gain to the U.S. economy would be nearly 1 billion dollars over 10 years.
It costs an enormous amount to mop up the damage from the dropout crisis. But the dropout crisis is only the tip of the iceberg . . . .”