Learn What It Takes for Student Success at the Education Nation Summit

NBC News is gearing up for this year’s Education Nation Summit, which is part of its year-round initiative to raise awareness and promote debate about improving American education. This year, the Summit will be October 6-8, with coverage of the Summit and education issues on NBC News broadcasts and websites October 4-11.

The 2013 Summit theme is “What It Takes” to prepare students for success in college, career, and beyond. Topics that will be discussed at the summit include: “It Takes a Great Start,” “It Takes Empowered Students” and “It Takes Well-Trained Teachers.”

Education Nation is seeking the parent’s perspective on this year’s theme. They want you to join the conversation and weigh in on what it takes for student success. To do so, follow the instructions at www.EducationNation.com/WhatItTakes to record a short, 10-20 second video. Your video may be used during the broadcasts!