A Conversation with Joel Klein

By Kristin Hume
On May 10, a cross-section of New York City's intelligentsia gathered for cocktails, dinner, and a live conversation between Editor-in-Chief James Bennet and former New York City chancellor and author Joel Klein. Inspired by Klein's just-released Atlantic article, "Scenes from the Class Struggle," the two discussed the twisted politics of New York City education and Klein's ideas to rethink the American education system.

This article available online at:

http://www.theatlantic.com/atlantic-scene/archive/2011/07/a-conversation-with-joel-klein/242314/