This week on Up Close, laying a path for the future is one of our most basic social obligations. But are we doing a good job?
When it comes to giving young people a chance with their money, we could be doing a lot better, according to CNN Chief Business Correspondent Christine Romans, author of Smart is the New Rich: Money Guide for Millenials.
And we might be doing quite a lot to damage this generation from an educational perspective, by burdening them with high-stakes standardized tests. NPR Lead Digital Education Reporter Anya Kamenetz discussed that and more in, The Test: Why Our Schools are Obsessed With Standardized Testing — But You Don’t Have To Be.
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