Commonwealth National Podcast

Panel: Keeping California’s Schools Competitive (3/31/2010)

Duration: 
1:11:51

Craig Barrett, Retired CEO/Chairman of the Board, Intel Corporation
Michael Kirst, Professor Emeritus of Education and Business Administration, Stanford University; Former President, California State Board of Education
Wendy Kopp, Founder, Teach for America
Moira Gunn, Host, NPR’s “Tech Nation” - Moderator

With school budgets in crisis and critics decrying the quality of public education, what does this bode for the future of California? Can the state remain smart and competitive? Ultimately, will we have qualified leaders to carry forth the mantle of our cutting-edge technology as well as the other businesses necessary for economic success?

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at the Commonwealth Club of California on March 31, 2010.