Future of Education Essay

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My Vision for the Future of Public Education:
All Students, Regardless of Social Status, Race, Gender, or Minority, Have Equal Opportunity to Pursue a High Quality Education

Western Governors University

Robbie Weaver
SCA1
March 12, 2014

My Vision for the Future of Public Education: All Students, Regardless of Social Status, Race, Gender, or Minority, Have Equal Opportunity to Pursue a High Quality Education
Equal Opportunity has been an important facet of our society in America, particularly since Martin Luther King, Jr. gave his well-known speech, “I have a dream,” to our nation on August 28, 1963 (Historybits: Exploring True History). There have been many social programs started in order to make changes in
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One significant message from these endeavors is the continuous discovery that teachers are the pivot in determining if any school program leans toward accomplishing success or failing to accomplish success. All facets of education changes are dependent on extremely trained teachers for its achievement. This is particularly accurate as educational standards get higher and the student bodies of our schools are increasing in diversity. Teachers require more knowledgeable skills to teach more difficult curriculum to an increasing number of students who have less learning resources in their homes, an increasing numbers of students who are English Language Learners (ELL), and students who have unique learning requirements (Darling-Hammond, 2010). Policymakers, those in the teaching profession, and the general public are in agreement that enhancing and improving teacher quality is a significant undertaking and promising tactic for enhancing and improving the public education system of our nation, particularly for the youth who have traditionally had the least qualified of teachers teaching them. A large scope examination in North Carolina, in regard to student achievement, propose that gains in student achievement are from students that had the

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