Eric discusses the implications of the course of history to tell us where we went wrong in our education system.
Eric Weinstock - Educator - Eric has been tutoring math since he was in eighth grade (he was asked to peer tutor seventh graders). After earning his M.A. from Columbia University, Eric worked in housing finance and later on in corporate finance at the Loan Pricing Corporation and Standard & Poor's. Throughout his corporate career, Eric continued to teach economics and tutor students of all ages. He has written essays and articles that appeared in actual physical newspapers as well as online.
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