Is America Falling Behind in Science, Engineering?

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Yesterday at the White House Summit on Community Colleges, President Obama said those two- year institutions are “the unsung heroes of America’s education system.”  He said they’ll play a crucial role in a ten-year effort to regain world leadership in college completion.

Credits

Guests:
Charles Vest - President, National Academy of Engineering, Irving Pressley McPhail - President/CEO, National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering, Miles O'Brien - Science Journalist, PBS' NewsHour, Ben Wildavsky - Senior Fellow, Kauffman Foundation

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Andrea Brody, Christian Bordal