House Republicans have made funding a priority in our education system, but money alone will not help our children compete globally for jobs. Our children are a diverse population and all learn in many different ways. We must look past outdated education models and reform our system to include a blend of educational opportunities tied with accountability in a safe and orderly environment. Choice, local control, and high standards in our school systems are critical to ensuring that our children are prepared to compete in today's marketplace.
Thursday, January 15, 2009
House Republicans: 'We must look past outdated education models'
House Speaker Chris Benge and several members of his Republican caucus announced their 2009 agenda today. According to a House press release,