Video: Is public education worth the cost?

What’s a public education worth? Can we quantify the value of education?

A new animated video from the National School Boards Association’s Center for Public Education does just that.

Intended for a broad audience, “Is It Worth It?” graphically shows the value education adds to American society.

Who I am Today Began with Public Schools - Stand Up 4 Public Schools

Public schools are where futures start. Let's "Stand Up 4 Public Schools" and support quality public schools for America’s students! Narrated by Emmy Award-winning television personality Montel Williams, a celebrity advocate for "Stand Up 4 Public Schools." Special thanks to Virginia's Alexandria City Public Schools for their participation in this video.

A School District of Innovation - ASBJ

At Taylor County Public Schools, in central Kentucky, instruction is centered on technology and performance-based education and has brought student success. The American School Board Journal brings you the story from Campbellsville.

Healthy Schools, Healthy Kids

On the eastern shore of Maryland, the American School Board Journal looks at a community's new approach to school health and wellness.

60 Years Since Brown v. Board of Education - ASBJ

Where are we 60 years after the landmark Supreme Court decision Brown v. Board of Education, which ended legal segregation in public schools? American School Board Journal takes you to Prince Edward County, Virginia, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to witness the legacy of Brown

Thank you to NBC News Archives for the use of your historical video footage.

David A. Pickler addresses the 2013 NSBA Annual Conference - YouTube

David A. Pickler, the National School Boards Association (NSBA) 2013-2014 President, addresses the 2013 NSBA Annual Conference.

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