Who knows what technology will emerge in the next five years, let alone 20. Yet the education we provide our children now is supposed to last for decades. We cannot train them for jobs that do not even exist yet, but we can provide them with the minds and tools they’ll need to adapt to our ever-changing set of circumstances.
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We saw what happened in Jimmy Carter’s administration. President Carter was a good man with the best of intentions. But he came to Washington without a good working relationship with Democratic members of Congress, which played a big part in his administration’s problems.Tags in Intentions, Congress
This is not a time for America to ‘believe in magic.’ This is a time to drive education forward. This is a time to drive the economy forward. This is a time to drive America forward. We must do it together. And we must re-elect Barack Obama as President of the United States.
In the depth of the near depression, that he faced when he came in, Barack Obama and Democratic leaders in Congress provided ‘recovery funds’ that literally kept our classrooms open. Two years ago, these funds saved nearly 20,000 teacher and education jobs – just here in North Carolina.
In creating superdelegates, the Democratic Party recognized the expertise that its top holders of public office have gained by running for office themselves. They are experts at winning. They know the issues. They are in a unique position to evaluate presidential candidates.Tags in Democratic Party, Experts
A creative mindset is in increasingly high demand: employers are vying for workers who are able to dream big and deliver big with the next must-have product. Creative thinking fuels innovation, it leads to new goods and services, creates jobs and delivers substantial economic rewards.
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James Baxter Hunt Jr. was born in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA. He is an American Democratic politician. He served as the 69th and 71st Governor of North Carolina from 1977-1985 and 1993-2001. He is the longest-serving governor in the state's history. He earned a BS degree in Agriculture and an MS degree in Agricultural Economics both from North Carolina State University. He earned his JD degree from the University of North Carolina School of Law in 1964. He is the author of book, entitled First in America: An Education Governor Challenges North Carolina. He married to Carolyn. They have four children.
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