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Rupert Murdoch to speak at Jeb Bush education summit



From a press release: The Foundation for Excellence in Education today announced that Rupert Murdoch, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of News Corporation, will headline the breakfast session on day two of the National Summit on Education Reform 2011: Education Everywhere. Mr. Murdoch will deliver his keynote address on Friday, October 14, at 8:00 a.m., at The Palace Hotel in San Francisco, CA.

In a speech before the G8 summit earlier this year, Murdoch remarked, "The same digital technologies that transformed every other aspect of modern life can transform education, provide our businesses with the talent they need to thrive, and give hundreds of millions of young people at the fringes of prosperity the opportunity to make their own mark on this global economy." Register today and don't miss this incredible opportunity to hear one of the world's most successful businessmen share his passion for unleashing the power of technology to transform the quality of education for our nation's students.

[Last modified: Tuesday, September 20, 2011 8:51pm]


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