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FDR's Summons to Progress

The News & Observer (NC) (January 2011) - We need to fix an education system bound by early industrial-era structures at a time when we need schools to prepare young people for coping with a 21st century of lifelong learning. And everyone's well-being depends on eliminating chronic and profound achievement gaps, as today's Latino and African-American adolescents and young adults will become an integral core of the workforce further into this decade and the next.