Back to School–From This American Life

Nobel Prize Winning Economist James Heckman was recently featured on This American Life.  Professor Heckman will be our the Berea College Convocation Speaker on October 25.

Sep 14, 2012
As kids and teachers head back to school, we wanted to turn away from questions about politics and unions and money and all the regular school stuff people argue about, and turn to something more optimistic — an emerging theory about what to teach kids, from Paul Tough’s new book How Children Succeed. Photo: Theo takes the marshmallow test.
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