If you've listened to Arne Duncan enough, you're probably starting to pick up some of his favorite phrases.


Click here to find out whether private schools can get a piece of the money and how those maintenance of effort provisions work.


Randi Weingarten, the new president of the AFT and Dennis Van Roekel, the new president of the NEA, discuss whether $115 billion in education fund "changes the conversation" on renewing the law.


Several consultants, paid and unpaid, are helping Education Secretary Arne Duncan make key decisions.


If confirmed, Sebelius will oversee the Head Start program, which President Barack Obama just slated for a boost in his fiscal year 2010 budget outline.


Click here to learn more about those school improvement dollars and whether the funds can be used to pay for transportation.


The president is looking to expand pre-K programs, charter schools, and need-based college aid.


The president's proposed 2010 budget being released today would eliminate the Federal Family Education Loan Program by 2010. That would be a huge change—the equivalent of a nuclear bomb going off in the higher education loan world.


The education department expects to release formal guidance to states and school districts next week that will spell out how to access the money, and what the expectations will be.


Democratic leaders have been sitting on this bill for months, waiting for a Democratic president to sign it.


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