“We extremely worth schooling as a nation and once more, I feel the final six months have actually revealed the truth that the system that the majority college students have been part of has been a really static, one-size-fits-all system that’s unable in method too many instances to pivot, to be nimble and versatile and to regulate to new and completely different circumstances.
And I feel it is a good factor as a result of I feel it’s going to actually drive adjustments that ought to have occurred a few years in the past. And most of that’s going to occur when households themselves are empowered to make these decisions and people adjustments and people choices.
And I take into consideration a extremely necessary invoice that’s been launched in each, now each, homes of Congress, known as College Selection Now, which might assist households who’re extra susceptible and don’t have the assets that many better-off households have had, to go and make these choices on what’s finest for his or her youngster. This is able to empower many different households to have the ability to do the identical factor, and it was simply launched this week within the Home, and there was bipartisan help in introducing the invoice.
And but there hasn’t been any mainstream media consideration paid to it. Mother and father are demanding that they’ve decisions, and whether or not the system desires to acknowledge it or not, is turning into much less and fewer related as a result of the demand is constant to extend.”