Gaston Caperton Quotes

Home / - / Gaston Caperton Quotes
Gaston Caperton

Caperton in 2010
31st Governor of West Virginia
In office
January 16, 1989 â€“ January 13, 1997
Preceded by Arch A. Moore, Jr.
Succeeded by Cecil H. Underwood
Personal details
Born William Gaston Caperton III
(1940-02-21) February 21, 1940 (age 76)
Charleston, West Virginia, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Dee Caperton (nee Ella Dee Kessel; divorced)
Rachael Worby (divorced)
Idit Harel Caperton (divorced)
Profession Politician
Religion Episcopalian

Gov. Jeb Bush and the Florida Legislature's strong commitment to increase access to Advanced Placement courses continues to pay off.
Gaston Caperton
The number of students participating in A.P. has more than doubled in 10 years, and today almost 15,000 U.S. schools offer A.P. courses.
Gaston Caperton
That's the value of a college education… I don't know anywhere in the world where you can make an investment and make that kind of return.
Gaston Caperton
It is our hope that the AP program can serve as an anchor for increasing rigor in our schools. Rigor can be maintained while increasing student participation.
Gaston Caperton
The gap in education in this country, the unfairness of the schools, is one of the great unfairness in this society.
Gaston Caperton