Article from Huffington Post by Earl Martin Phalen: CEO, Reach Out and Read & Founder, Summer Advantage USA
Dr. Steve Perry is the founder of the phenomenal Capital Preparatory Magnet School in Hartford, Connecticut. Recognized by U.S. News and World Report, 100 percent of the graduating seniors are admitted to four-year colleges. An out...
America needs a more diverse teaching force, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan says.
In an interview with CNN's Steve Perry, Duncan addressed the lack of minority and male teachers and the government's efforts to address the issue.
According to Duncan, African-American and Hispanic men make up only 3.5 percent of the nation's teachers.
Education leader and motivational teaching speaker Steve Perry was recently on Larry King Live to discuss the state of education. He was joined by musician John Legend and Michelle Rhee, the former chancellor of Washington DC's public school district.
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Educational leader Steve Perry's weekly CNN segment "Perry's Principles" on Anderson Cooper's AC360 is becoming one the news network's most talked about segments.
Every week, Perry, who is the founder of Capitol Preparatory Magnet School in Hartford, Conn., identifies challenges facing America's educational system and interviews various thought...
Ever since being featured on CNN's Black in America 2 in July, Dr. Steve Perry has been creating buzz throughout the education community. Perry the principal of Capital Prep Magnet School in inner city Hartford, Connecticut, a school that has defied the odds by sending every single one of its graduating seniors to college for the past four years...