Creating a great 21st
century education system is hard. It’s even harder, when you’re
Burlington and Winooski and you have over 50 languages being spoken
in the high schools. Rich Nadworny is seeing first hand
how one group is tackling the problems.
An expert on new media and digital marketing, Rich Nadworny
thinks that we can talk about innovation all we like. But if we don’t
pay attention to the growing class gap, we may be leaving a large part
of our population permanently behind.
Recently, the superintendent of the Burlington School District released
her action plan for diversity and equity. Rich Nadworny has two children attending
Burlington schools, and he’s concerned that the plan faces the
additional challenge of uniting a divided community.