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American Education in 2030: Classroom Teaching in 2030

with Daniel T. Willinghamvia Hoover Videos
Tuesday, May 25, 2010

It seems self-evident that we can improve schooling if we tune education to the students' minds. But what about teachers? 

American Education in 2030: Curriculum Then and Now

with Grover J. Whitehurstvia Hoover Videos
Tuesday, May 25, 2010

In 2030 curriculum is at the fore of education rather than serving as it did 20 years ago in the shadow of reform efforts involving teacher performance, choice, standards and accountability, and school governance.

Reykjavik Revisited: Steps Toward a World Free of Nuclear Weapons

with George P. Shultz, Henry A. Kissinger, Sam Nunn, William J. Perry, Sidney D. Drell, Max Kampelmanvia Hoover Videos
Wednesday, April 14, 2010

George P. Shultz, Henry Kissinger, William Perry, Sam Nunn, and others called for a world free of nuclear weapons at a conference held at the Hoover Institution on October 24-25. Their comments were made during a panel discussion following a dinner organized in conjunction with the institution’s “Reykjavik Revisited: Steps toward a World Free of Nuclear Weapons” conference. (1:01:18)

American Education in 2030: Only if Past Trends Persist Is the Future Dismal

with Paul E. Petersonvia Hoover Videos
Thursday, March 25, 2010

Simple extrapolations of current trends suggest that public education costs will rise sharply, pupil-teacher ratios will fall, and control over the education system will shift from families and localities to higher levels of government. 

13 Video Commentaries on American Education in 2030

with Paul E. Peterson, Grover J. Whitehurst, Chester E. Finn Jr., John E. Chubb, Williamson M. Evers, Eric Hanushek, Paul T. Hill, Caroline M. Hoxby, Tom Loveless, Terry M. Moe, Herbert J. Walbergvia Hoover Videos
Thursday, March 25, 2010

In the new online essay and video series, American Education in 2030, members of the Hoover Institution's Task Force on K-12 education , joined by several keen-eyed observers, blend prediction with prescription to paint a vivid picture of American primary and secondary education in 2030.

For more information about this project please visit the website at AmericanEducation2030.com.

Williamson M. Evers

The pros and cons of standardized testing

via Hoover Videos
Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Bill Evers, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and a member of the Institution’s Koret Task Force on K–12 Education, discusses standardized testing, teachers, schools, and improving the educational system on NBC.

Controls on Nuclear Weapons and Fuel: Part 2

with George P. Shultz, Pavel Podvig, Henry A. Kissinger, Thomas Graham, Rose Gottemoeller, Sidney D. Drell, Sergio Duarte, Ash Carter, Matthew Bunn, John Abizaidvia Hoover Videos
Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Controls on Nuclear Weapons and Fuel: Part 2, the second session from the Hoover Institution's Reykjavik Revisited: Steps Toward a World Free of Nuclear Weapons conference. This event features discussants Matthew Bunn, Ash Carter and Pavel Podvig. (1:01:34)

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Hoover fellow Shultz discusses his latest book on C-SPAN’s BookTV

by George P. Shultzvia C-Span2 Book TV

George Shultz, the Thomas W. and Susan B. Ford Distinguished Fellow at the Hoover Institution, in discussing his book Issues on My Mind: Strategies for the Future, shares his insights on topics including nuclear weapons, the economy, energy development, and the war on drugs.


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