September 8, 2011 – Segment 2

For this Urbanite Radio Story we're joined by John Marsh, Assistant Professor of English at Pennsylvania State University  and author of the new book Class Dismissed: Why We Cannot Teach or Learn Our Way Out of Inequality.

For this Urbanite Radio Story we’re joined by John Marsh, Assistant Professor of English at Pennsylvania State University  and author of the new book Class Dismissed: Why We Cannot Teach or Learn Our Way Out of Inequality. He joins us to discuss why he believes that education alone can’t help lift people out of poverty.  To read the story in Urbanite Magazine, click here.

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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1 Comment

  1. Trent Spriggs says:

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/09/12/education-not-gender-or-race-largest-factor-earnings_n_958602.html

    The link suggests that education is key, is not merely a common sense notion that most seem quite familiar with…

    I am not sure that all students in the Nittany Valley are getting their money’s worth…

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