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- Quote to Note. // ED Review;9/12/2014, p7
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- Opportunity for All. // ED Review;4/11/2014, p2
The article reports on the testimony made by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan before the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies in April 2011 regarding the commitment of President Barack Obama's administration to education.
- Obama administration needs to change direction on education. Noguera, Pedro // La Prensa San Diego;8/13/2010, Vol. 34 Issue 32, p6
The article offers the author's insight on the education policies and campaign by U.S. President Barack Obama and U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, which, he believes, need a new direction that provides equal learning opportunity for all children.
- POLICY BRIEF. McNEIL, MICHELE // Education Week;9/21/2011, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p21
The article presents a news brief on education policy in the U.S., focusing on rules proposed on September 7, 2011 by U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan that allow finalists for the federal Race to the Top education initiative, including Louisiana and Colorado, to win education funds.
- Spec. Ed. Advocates Making To-Do List for Duncan. Samuels, Christina A. // Education Week;2/11/2009, Vol. 28 Issue 21, p15
The article discusses the efforts of special education advocates and the career of U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. The article suggests that Duncan has not made the improvement of achievement gaps for students with disabilities a priority. Other topics include college admission for...
- Syracuse grows community schools. // New York Teacher;11/26/2009, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p23
The article focuses on the Syracuse City Schools in New York. Syracuse schools have captured the attention of the state and of U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan during her visit for a Say Yes to Education program, which provides college educational grants to diligent students and has already...
- An Apology to Secretary Duncan. Jennings, Jennifer // Education Week;5/15/2013, Vol. 32 Issue 31, p21
The author offers an apology to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, who was booed before giving a speech at the 2013 annual meeting of the professional group the American Educational Research Association (AERA) by members who disagreed with his education policies, such as the Race to the...
- Early Learning. // ED Review;6/7/2013, p1
The article discusses news and developments on the early learning initiatives in the U.S. as of June 7, 2013. Education Secretary Arne Duncan delivered the opening remarks on the proposal to expand high-quality early learning opportunities at a discussion hosted by the Brookings Institution....
- Early Learning. // ED Review;7/5/2013, p1
The article reports on early learning initiatives by the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama as of July 5, 2013. Education Secretary Arne Duncan visited the childhood centers in Kentucky and Ohio and discussed the plan to expand early learning opportunities to more children. He...