Community Forum

February 2013
ED Review;2/1/2013, p6
The article focuses on the a grassroots alliance of community leaders, parents, teachers, and students in the U.S. on January 29, 2013 in which they met many communities from Boston to Oakland, California. It states that the alliance include Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education, and members of the Department's leadership team, and Special Assistant to the President for Education Policy Roberto Rodriguez.


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