James Barnett, Rear Admiral of the US Navy, on how obesity is becoming a national security issue. Don’t look now, but schools are taking a large portion of blame for the obesity epidemic in America. As teachers and administrators we can either cry foul play, or use this as an opportunity to leverage the resources our leaders will share to make schools a better place for all of us.
Watch the entire interview on MSNBC’s Morning Joe here. Go to minute 4 for this discussion on education.