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Desperate times call for Tux Paint

Jen Wike

11 years ago Bill Kendrick created Tux Paint -- it is used across the globe, in homes and at playdates for kids but particularly in the classrooms of underfunded schools. A new study this year by the Council on Foreign Relations reports that U.S. has slipped ten spots in both high school and college graduation rates over the past three decades. Reasons for this stem from funding practices for elementary, middle, and high school systems that are based on property.

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