Today at 1:00 pm, City Year co-founder and CEO Michael Brown will be speaking at NBC’s second annual Education Nation Summit, an initiative to engage the country in a solutions-focused conversation about the state of education in America.
Also on Michael’s panel, “Going Local: What A City Can Do For Its Schools,” will be the Mayors of Philadelphia and Baltimore and the CEO of America’s Promise. NBC will be streaming this panel live. To watch, click this link http://bit.ly/pa5mfe and scroll down to the South Stage Screen.
This panel will focus on how mayors and education leaders are partnering to address education and workforce challenges. Michael will speak about the important role of national service in education reform and City Year’s In School and On Track Campaign to address the high school dropout crisis and turn around low-performing schools.
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