Are We Listening?

The following speech was delivered by top of the class student Erica Goldson during the graduation ceremony at Coxsackie-Athens High School on June 25, 2010. Although I filter some of the sharpness through the scope of her “youth”, I’m reflective on her argument… which; although directed at the Public School System in the US, clearly resonates in public and private school across the western world.

I have added a link to the full text version under the video.

Here I Stand Erica Goldson

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