Conference of Black Mayors, Dallas TX, Apr 28, 2000 Supports Goals 2000 standards-based movement Q: Should federal money be linked to how well students perform on national or statewide tests? Gore would require all new teachers to pass qualification tests. New York: Basic Books.
Al Gore on Education
Gore continued, Most learning takes place in the first few years of life, and if kids get off to a good start before they ever get to kindergarten, the chances for them to succeed in life, to have good jobs, to lead fulfilling lives,. "Im not afraid to have a vice president who disagrees with me on some issues, Gore said. Bush's strategy has helped close a gap between Republicans and Democrats on education. Source: m coverage, Sep 8, 2000 More resources for education: tax breaks for college Learning is the key to maintaining the new economy. Tomorrow's schools of education: A report of the Holmes Group. Also included in the 170 billion additional federal spending for education over 10 years, is a 401(k)-styled system letting parents - and working professionals eyeing advanced degrees - a tax-free, inflation-protected nest egg for tuition.