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  • Secretary John King Discusses Education Policy
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    Education Policy

    Education Secretary John King talked about the nation’s education system. He commented on public charter schools, education standards, the role of his department’s Office of Civil Rights,…

  • Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe Remarks on Early Childhood Education
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    Early Childhood Education

    Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (D) talked about his state’s investment in early childhood education. He said that investing in early education was as cost saving measure and ensured…

  • Discussion on Education and the Common Core
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    Common Core Education Standards

    The Center for American Progress hosted a discussion on common core standards, which more than 40 states and the District of Columbia had adopted. The panelists focused on what common core…

  • Sequestration Cuts Impact Head Start Program
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    Cuts to Early Childhood Education Programs

    Panelists talked about the impact of sequestration budget cuts to the Head Start program. *Some 57,000 children were expected to lose Head Start or face reduced services due to mandated…

  • Education Secretary Arne Duncan Remarks
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    Education Secretary Arne Duncan Remarks

    Secretary Arne Duncan spoke about managing effective federal and state education programs. Among the topics he addressed were setting and raising common standards, teacher employment and…

  • Fiscal Year 2011 Budget
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    Fiscal Year 2011 Budget

    Education Secretary Arne Duncan spoke to reporters about the release of the proposed fiscal year 2011 federal budget. The $51 billion proposal included increased spending on programs for…

  • Public School Integration
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    Public School Integration

    Panelists talked about federal funding and opportunities available to promote K-12 racial and economic integration. They focused on incentives in current and proposed federal policies,…

  • Education Department Spending of Stimulus Funds
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    Education Department Spending of Stimulus Funds

    Carmel Martin talked about how the Education Department plans to spend its share of the $787B in stimulus funds approved by Congress. She responded to telephone calls and electronic mail.…

  • Education Issues
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    Education Issues

    Lawmakers and education officials talked about the “No Child Left Behind Act,” improving the quality of public education, funding education programs, and enforcing standards. Following…