Bill Gates, the soft-spoken philanthropist and former Microsoft CEO, was on the attack today, complaining about schools that don't teach kids and teachers who get raises anyhow.
Speaking at the 2011 TED Conference (Technology, Education, Design), Gates sharply criticized states for the waste in American education.
"The guys at Enron never would have done this! I mean this is so blatant, so extreme that, is anybody paying attention to what these guys do?" Gates said.
The 55-year-old...Full Story