Five For Friday: A Year in Pictures, Escaping North Korea, No Child Left Behind Anniversary, and More

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[image: George W. Bush Presidential Center] Five for Friday A Weekly Digest from the Bush Center January 5, 2018 Explore More BUY ENGAGE TICKETS <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir READ THE CATALYST <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir UPCOMING EVENTS <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir The Year In Photos From Dallas to Florida, from Namibia to New York, 2017 was a remarkable year for the George W. Bush Presidential Center. Our staff has selected several of the most remarkable photos from the year – and shares the stories behind the moments captured. Go behind the scenes <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir In Focus Watch | Ringing in 2018 Supporting our Veterans In an interview live from Times Square on New Year's Eve, Presidential Leadership Scholar Meghan Ogilvie talked about “baking a difference” in the lives of America’s heroes at her Dog Tag Bakery in Georgetown. Watch the video [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir ICYMI | School Leadership Initiative Makes Headlines The Bush Institute’s School Leadership Initiative is trending in the news. Deputy Director of Education Reform Eva Chiang talks to the Austin American-Statesman <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir and the Fort Worth Star-Telegram <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir about working with school districts across the nation to help school leaders improve. Learn more about school leadership's positive effect on schools [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Read | No Child Left Behind’s Legacy – and School Accountability’s Future On January 8, 2002, President Bush signed into law No Child Left Behind, the landmark bipartisan education act. In an essay published this week on The 74, a national education news site, Bush Institute Executive Director Holly Kuzmich provides an insider’s look at the bipartisan law’s creation and legacy. Anne Wicks, the Bush Institute’s education reform director, and William McKenzie, the Bush Institute’s editorial director, describe what school accountability <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir means today – and how it can be improved. Discover more about NCLB's legacy [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Experience | Escaping North Korea More than 30,000 North Koreans have defected to South Korea since the 1990s. But what does it take to escape? Justin Seo, a Bush Institute North Korea Freedom Scholarship recipient, risked everything to escape the North and find freedom. Follow Justin's harrowing tale [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: George W. Bush Presidential Center] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir 2943 SMU Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75205 T. 214-200-4300 | E. xxx [image: Twitter] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: Instagram] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: Facebook] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: Flickr] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: YouTube] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Email Preferences <forms.bushcenter.org/page.aspx | Privacy Policy <forms.bushcenter.org/page.aspx | Give Today <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir

Five for Friday

A Weekly Digest from the Bush Center

January 5, 2018

Explore More  

 
 
 
THE CATALYST
 
 
 

The Year In Photos

From Dallas to Florida, from Namibia to New York, 2017 was a remarkable year for the George W. Bush Presidential Center. Our staff has selected several of the most remarkable photos from the year – and shares the stories behind the moments captured.

 

In Focus

Watch | Ringing in 2018 Supporting our Veterans

In an interview live from Times Square on New Year's Eve, Presidential Leadership Scholar Meghan Ogilvie talked about “baking a difference” in the lives of America’s heroes at her Dog Tag Bakery in Georgetown.

ICYMI | School Leadership Initiative Makes Headlines

The Bush Institute’s School Leadership Initiative is trending in the news. Deputy Director of Education Reform Eva Chiang talks to the and the   about working with school districts across the nation to help school leaders improve.

Read | No Child Left Behind’s Legacy – and School Accountability’s Future

On January 8, 2002, President Bush signed into law No Child Left Behind, the landmark bipartisan education act. In an essay published this week on The 74, a national education news site, Bush Institute Executive Director Holly Kuzmich provides an insider’s look at the bipartisan law’s creation and legacy. Anne Wicks, the Bush Institute’s education reform director, and William McKenzie, the Bush Institute’s editorial director, describe what school

Experience | Escaping North Korea

More than 30,000 North Koreans have defected to South Korea since the 1990s. But what does it take to escape? Justin Seo, a Bush Institute North Korea Freedom Scholarship recipient, risked everything to escape the North and find freedom.

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