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How Would You Spend $100 Million on Education?

In the January edition of Fast Company, they ask a group of 10 plus “edu-experts” to offer their proposals for how to spend $100 million to “really save education.”

Radical Idea Number Three:

“I’d focus on the arts — music and visual arts and dance, all the things that make kids joyful. Kids need a reason to come to school, and testing is not a good reason.”

Diane Ravitch, NYU education historian and author of The Death and Life of the Great American School System

Click here to read How to Spend $100 million to Really Save Education.

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