With school bells ringing all over the country we asked the newest member of AEI’s education team, Michael McShane, to sit down with us this week on the podcast. We discuss Mike’s first thoughts on AEI and how his first TV appearance went. Mike also talks with us about a controversial new measure a Connecticut is taking to try and get kids to stay in school. We also move into the political sphere discuss both of the candidates for president and how their education records stack up and we cajole Mike into grading each. Finally we discuss Mike’s new book with is available for purchase today!
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This time on Banter, Stu and Apoorva sit down with AEI Research Fellow Andrew Kelly to talk about his work on the politics of for-profit education. Think University of Phoenix.
It’s a fascinating discussion, and the boys even have time to chat a bit of politics and current events.
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This time on Banter, Apoorva and Stu sit down with AEI’s very own Jenna Schuette, Manager of External Relations in the Education Policy Studies program, to chat a bit about Governor Mitch Daniels’ recent speech at AEI.
They also have a quick chat about Apoorva’s new essay on Pakistan in the May/June issue of World Affairs.