If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
1) Teachers would be paid according to performance and evaluation.
2) Tracking systems would be abolished. All students should have the same, high expectations.
3) More fun academic activities would be put into afterschool programs. If a student spends every day in an afterschool program, they would receive 90 more days of instruction. Let's utilize that statistic.
What/who changed my life and why
The book Every Monday Matters by Matt Emerzian
because it reminded me that I really matter and everyone has the ability to make a difference.