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    Radio: U.S. Secretary of Education Arnie Duncan

    Conference Call on Race to the Top Grants

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    Innovation and Technology in Education, Panel 2

    Secretary Duncan, education advocate Chris Paul, and teachers talked about ways to prepare students for the connected world of learning. Then Secretary Duncan was interviewed by Andrea…

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    Innovation and Technology in Education, Panel 1

    Education officials and innovators talked about innovation and technology in education and addressing various educational scenarios involving technology use.  “The Context:…

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    Early Childhood Education

    Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius spoke about the importance of investing in early childhood education. They also warned of…

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    Education Secretary Arne Duncan on School Safety

    Education Secretary Arne Duncan called on community leaders to step up efforts to ensure safety in schools in response to the previous week’s school shootings in Newtown, Connecticut,…

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    Education of African-American Males

    Representative Danny Davis (D-IL) spoke at a conference on ideas for improving the education of African-American males. State and local education officials focused on promising…

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    Disciplinary Policy in Schools

    Behavioral education specialists talked about school disciplinary measures which could often have a negative impact on a child’s life. Among the topics they addressed were racial…

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 2, Arne Duncan Remarks

    Secretary Duncan talked about initiatives at the federal level to stop bullying. Topics included training programs for schools and the importance of adult oversight. He also…

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 2, Building Prevention Skills

    Officials from the Departments of Education, Health and Human Services, and Justice used slide presentations as they described some of the tools and training available on the federal level…

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 2, Anti-Bullying Strategies

    Musician Lady Gaga’s mother Cynthia Germanotta described the bullying her daughters experienced growing up, and how it led to the creation of their "Born This Way Foundation". She was…

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 2, Suicide Prevention

    Panelists focused on connections between bullying and suicide. They used slides during their presentations of research. "Discerning the Connection Between Bullying and Suicide for…

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 2, Youth Who Bully

    Panelists examined the social drivers linked to increased aggression and bullying in youth. "Understanding and Supporting Youth Who Bully" was part of the third annual Federal Partners…

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 2, Alan West Remarks

    Tony West highlighted the administration’s commitment to preventing bullying and spoke about the Justice Department’s initiatives. These were the opening remarks of the…

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 1, Secretary Sebelius

    Secretary Sebelius spoke to the Education Department Bullying Prevention Summit. She said that more studies needed to be done to understand bullying and talked about anti-bullying…

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 1, Diversity

    Panelists spoke about ways to differentiate between the various types of bullying, including against immigrants and the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. 

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 1, Representative Mike Honda

    Representative Mike Honda spoke about the problem of youth bullying and his efforts to found the Congressional Anti-Bullying Caucus. Among the topics he addressed were methods to…

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 1, Youth Leadership

    Anti-bullying activists talked about the problem of youth bullying in schools and strategies to prevent bullying. Among the topics they addressed were parental awareness of the…

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 1, Katie O'Malley

    Maryland First Lady Katie O’Malley spoke about bullying in schools and various prevention programs. In her remarks she talked about the state’s anti-bullying initiative,…

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 1, Campaigns

    Participants talked about ongoing anti-bullying campaigns including Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way” effort and a series of public service announcements being aired on the…

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    Bullying Prevention Summit, Day 1, Opening

    Actor and activist Marlo Thomas spoke at the opening session of an anti-bullying conference. She said schools should enact a “zero tolerance policy” where students who…

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