Monthly Archives: May 2012

May 18, 2012: Lt. Gen. Thomas G. McInerney (Ret.)

The New Defense Strategy and America’s National Security Threats President Obama’s new Defense Strategy will be analyzed by a veteran of 35 year’s military experience, now a private sector … Read more >

Focus on STEM: Paradigm or Panacea?

The current emphasis on the STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) arises from the recognition that US students rank poorly in science and math literacy in comparison to … Read more >

Global Literacy: An Essential 21st Century Skill

Natural disasters; climate change; ethnic conflict; economic uncertainty; political instability – these are but a few of the headline issues in today’s world. And these are the challenges that … Read more >

The Global Achievement Gap: Why It Is Hurting Our Middle Class

This will be a book review of Tony Wagner’s “The Global Achievement Gap”. Mr. Wagner is very concerned that even our best schools are not teaching the ‘seven survival … Read more >

Membership Renewal

May is our annual membership renewal month. We hope you have found your current membership stimulating and informative. Following on this year’s strong program we already have scheduled a … Read more >