Suppose you were the 'Education Czar of the US', just how would you go about bringing about 'effective educational systems for the USA'? Currently - according to inputs received at all forums (including this one) - the systems just aren't working.
I guess you already have all the answers you need?
I'm not surprised, but it does surprise me that the needed effective education systems have not yet come about despite you and all the other experts propounding on the issue. We've seen quite a few slogans in play, but nothing has apparently yet happened in the educational system.