Lessons of Hope: How to Fix Our Schools

Version: Unabridged
Author: Joel Klein
Narrator: Peter Berkrot
Genres: Biography & Memoir, Non-Fiction, Lectures
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Published In: January 2015
Length: 2 minutes
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Overview

In this revealing and provocative memoir, the former chancellor of the New York City schools offers the behind-the-scenes story of the city's dramatic campaign to improve public education and an inspiring blueprint for national reform.

Author Details

Author Details

Klein, Joel

Joel Klein served as chancellor of the New York City Department of Education from 2002 to 2011. Earlier in his career, he served as U.S. assistant attorney general in charge of the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, deputy White House counsel during the Clinton administration, and CEO of the U.S. headquarters of Bertelsmann. He currently serves as executive vice president at News Corporation and CEO of its education division, Amplify. He lives in New York City with his wife, Nicole Seligman.