In the podcast Policy Matters, Doug Mesecar talks about the impact of COVID-19 on the education system. There is a discussion on the congressional response, how it changes educational policy, and the funding landscape. This is a must-listen for anyone in education – including policymakers, superintendents, and business leaders.
Doug Mesecar has served in senior operational and policy roles at the U.S. Department of Education, Congress, and top education companies. In Doug’s various roles at the U.S.D.O.E., he advised the Secretary and senior staff on the implementation of the No Child Left Behind Act and other federal laws and regulations, with a particular focus on education innovation, charters, technology, teacher training, and accountability.