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7:15 am
Tue April 29, 2014

Harvard professor: investments in teaching, early childhood translate to student success

Dr. Paul Reville, Harvard professor and former Mass. Secretary of Education.
Dr. Paul Reville, Harvard professor and former Mass. Secretary of Education.
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Education is among the top issues being debated this spring, as lawmakers consider changing the way schools are funded in Illinois.  Republicans and Democrats alike agree that something must be done as the state moves into the future.

Illinois Public Radio's Hannah Meisel recently caught up with Dr. Paul Reville, an education expert from Harvard University. Dr. Reville was an architect of Massachusetts' school reform in the 1990s, and came to Springfield to impart his wisdom on best practices in education overhaul.