Michelle Rhee, Radical
Tuesday, February 05, 2013
Activist Michelle Rhee discusses her turbulent tenure as chancellor of the Washington, D.C., public schools, her current work as an education activist, and her years of teaching in inner-city Baltimore. Her book Radical: The Fight to Put Students First tells how her own experience shaped ideas about improving American schools. Rhee argues that we must ensure that laws, leaders, and policies are making students a top priority and outlines concrete steps to improve education.