Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Dr. Clayton Christensen, & Dr. Arthur Brooks Headline Final Day of National Summit on Education Reform

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BOSTON—Tomorrow is the final day of the Foundation for Excellence in Education’s 2013 National Summit on Education Reform, and the event will host speakers Dr. Clayton Christensen, Dr. Arthur Brooks and Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Now in its sixth year, the Foundation’s flagship initiative annually convened with the best and brightest from across America and around the world to share strategies to improve the quality of education for all children.

Friday, October 18th, Sheraton Boston Hotel
8:15-9:15am – Keynote
Dr. Clayton Christensen, Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School and Co-founder of the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation

9:30-10:45am – General Session: The Right to Rise: Education as America’s 21st Century Ticket to Social Mobility
Dr. Arthur C. Brooks, President of the American Enterprise Institute, and Governor Jeb Bush

12:30-2:00pm – Keynote
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel


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The Foundation for Excellence in Education thanks the following organizations for their support of the 2013 National Summit on Education Reform: Achiever Level: Amplify, The Dick & Betsy DeVos Family Foundation, ExxonMobil, Microsoft, The Oberndorf Family Foundation;Reformer Level: Doris & Donald Fisher Fund, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Intel, K12, Pearson, The Charles & Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation, Scantron, Scholastic and Target;Scholar Level: Academica, The Lynde & Harry Bradley Foundation, CharterSchools USA, Edgenuity, ETS, Morgridge Family Foundation, Renaissance Learning, ResponsiveEd, SAS, State Farm and The Travelers Companies, Inc.

The Foundation for Excellence in Education is igniting a movement of reform, state by state, to transform education for the 21st century economy by working with lawmakers, policymakers, educators and parents to advance education reform across America. Learn more at


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