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Can a 'celebrity educator' lead sustainable school reform?

  Dr. Steve Perry, host of TV One's "Save My Son," joins the Melissa Harris-Perry panel to talk about education reform. Are so-called "celebrity teachers" the silver bullet to spur reform?

Bush: ‘Only measurement that matters is student learning’

  Former Gov. Jeb Bush, R-Fla., talks about the progress of education reform in America,  why schools need higher academic standards and the importance of differentiated pay. Bush comments on the situation in Chicago and calls the education reform in that state “abysmal” compared to others.

Traditional vs. charter schools

  CEO of StudentsFirst Michelle Rhee, Former NYC Schools Chancellor Joel Klein, and Vanessa Bush Ford of the Urban Family Engagement Network discuss the latest in education reform and what is actually working. Plus, a conversation about "Won't Back Down," with actress Viola Davis.

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  Rhee: Education is improving under Obama

The new movie “Won’t Back Down,” which focuses on public education and teachers unions, is being screened at the DNC, and it was also screened during the RNC. Michelle Rhee, CEO & Founder of Students First discusses the need for parent involvement in education reform and President Obama’s education

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People walk past a closed elementary school while teachers attend a demonstration to protest against the government's education reform in Nice
People walk past a closed elementary school while teachers attend a demonstration to protest against the government's education reform in Nice

People walk past a closed elementary school while teachers attend a demonstration to protest against the government's education reform in Nice February 12, 2013. The government's proposal would extend the school week from 4 to 4.5 days and would go into effect in September. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard (FR