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Congressman George Miller and John Hendricks

Commitment to Digital Learning

Congressman George Miller

The Honorable George Miller
Congressman (D-CA)

Congressman George Miller is the Senior Democrat on the House Education and Workforce Committee and a leading advocate in Congress on education, labor, the economy, and the environment. The congressman’s chief priority in his education advocacy is to ensure that all students have access to the skills, support, and knowledge to succeed in our economy and our society.

Making the Digital Connection within the Classroom

John Hendricks

John Hendricks
Founder of Discovery Communications

A true educator at heart, he originally named the channel the "Cable Education Network." Now known around the world as "The Discovery Channel," it was the first TV network whose mission was to deliver high-quality documentary programming enabling people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity. Mr. Hendricks was the first business leader to receive the NEA's Friend of Education award for “innovations in education and technology and greatly expanding educational opportunity for America’s schoolchildren.”
 
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