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Education 20/20: Rod Paige and Peter Wehner

The Fordham-Hoover “Education 20/20” speaker series continues with our penultimate event on May 1, as we bring you another awesome duo. Rod Paige will open by arguing that tomorrow’s school reform needs to focus not just on changing schools, but even more on boosting student effort. Then Pete Wehner will make a forceful, principled case for reviving old-fashioned character education in America’s schools.


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The Thomas B. Fordham Institute and its affiliated Foundation promote educational excellence for every child in America via quality research, analysis, and commentary. We also have offices in Ohio that advocate for better education for Buckeye State children, as well as authorize a portfolio of charter schools.

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