The Education Nation tour kicked off in Detroit, Michigan, where NBC News and WDIV Local 4 hosted a week of events and programming to engage the community on education issues affecting the city and the region. All events were held at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.
The Education Nation tour continued on in New Orleans, where NBC News and its affiliate station WDSU
hosted a week of events and programming focused on education challenges and opportunities throughout the region.
NBC News, 12 News, The Arizona Republic, azcentral.com and Telemundo Phoenix hosted a week's worth of events and programming to engage the community on critical education issues.
Education Nation is proud to have co-presented a panel at the 2013 Aspen Ideas Festival, where NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent Andrea Mitchell moderated a conversation about the potential for MOOCs to transform higher education.