THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD is a weekly, international affairs television series, which is produced in Washington, New York City, and in countries around the world. The series is broadcast nationally on public television and PBS stations. The series is also distributed internationally by Voice of America Television. Whether here in the United States or abroad, DENNIS WHOLEY sets out to explore the cultural, social and political lives of people around the world.
This week Dennis Wholey speaks with progressive educator and entrepreneur, Chris Whittle. Mr. Whittle discusses why and how he is working to create international schools in the US and abroad that will offer a modern and cutting edge education, based on the best teaching practices from around the globe. Mr. Whittle elaborates on the success and failures of various education systems and speaks about his devotion to re-imagining education worldwide. Chris Whittle is Chairman and CEO of Whittle School & Studios.