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25 April 2012

Meet the Press Moderator David Gregory to Lead Education Panel at Georgia Aquarium

NBC News announced Wednesday afternoon that David Gregory, moderator of "Meet the Press", will be in Atlanta May 7th to lead a panel discussion on education.

The panel, titled Job One: Preparing America to Compete in the 21st Century, will feature Gov. Nathan Deal, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, and other Atlanta-area business and civic leaders. They will discuss ideas and recommendations for ensuring the region’s students and workforce have a competitive edge in the global economy.

This panel discussion is part of NBC's Education Nation; a week of education-focused events and programming designed to create a public dialogue around education issues faced by the Atlanta region.

During the week, NBC News and its partners will air education-focused programming and host a series of special events that bring Atlanta-area educators, elected officials, business leaders, parents and students together to share information, exchange ideas and inspire change.