The Problem of Education in America– Time to address it is now!


Darshana Varia Nadkarni's Blog

“Opening the doors of higher education shouldn’t be a Democratic issue or a Republican issue.  This is an American issue”, said President Obama, as he vowed to make college affordable to all Americans, by investing $60 billion, over 10 years, to make community college education available to all students, free of charge.  I am reblogging my article below, to emphasize how it could benefit us all.

America has a problem and most of us don’t feel alarmed by it.  If there is a crime in my neighborhood, then I get interested in doing something about it; if the rents go up in my area, I feel inclined to take action; if there are many foreclosures, then I feel worried that it will affect the value of my home as well.  But if some child, somewhere, drops out of school, it does not seem like it is my problem.  However, high…

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  1. #1 by Pradeep on January 10, 2015 - 11:42 pm

    Very good points, factual and relevant.

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