Whoa! The New America Foundation is hosting a live webcast of Sens. McCain and Obama’s education advisors battling it out. Tune in tomorrow, Thursday 7.24 at 10:30 AM Eastern, to catch it live. Although you can watch it replayed on the site at a more reasonable hour.
On July 24, the New America Foundation will host a discussion of the candidates’ education proposals with education experts who helped shape those agendas. Lisa Graham Keegan is former Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction and education advisor to John McCain. Jon Schnur was Senior Advisor on Education to Vice President Al Gore and Special Assistant to U.S. Secretary of Education Richard W. Riley, and has advised Barack Obama on education since he became a U.S. Senator. Keegan and Schnur will describe the candidates’ education agendas, discuss the outlook for education policy in the next administration and congress, and respond to questions from a moderator and the audience.
The fur is gonna fly!