Education First - Because it Lasts
John Koker, Dean of the College of Letters and Science at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, wrote an essay for the This I Believe website.
About the This I Believe project:
This I Believe, Inc., was founded in 2004 as a not-for-profit organization that engages youth and adults from all walks of life in writing, sharing, and discussing brief essays about the core values that guide their daily lives.
To read John Koker's essay, please see Education First - Because it Lasts.