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Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Why One School Board Member Believes in Public Schools

Our Founding Fathers believed in public education. In 1785, John Adams wrote, “The whole people must take upon themselves the education of the whole people and be willing to bear the expenses of it. There should not be a district of one mile square, without a school in it, not founded by a charitable individual, but maintained at the public expense of the people themselves.”

Click here to see what else New York State School Board member Peggy Zugibe has to say.

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