The U.S. Secretary of Education is predicting big things for college access, preschool, and ed-tech. But he doesn't mention NCLB reauthorization.
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December 24, 2014
December 22, 2014
The U.S. Department of Education gave education researchers a special holiday present: Reams upon reams of state and district level data on the equitable distribution of teachers.
December 13, 2014
Duncan's role in the event was as a participant and marcher, not a speaker, or dignitary.
November 26, 2014
Happy almost Thanksgiving! Enjoy these goodreads on teachers, staff changes at the Education Department, and old school computer games.
November 21, 2014
Secretary Duncan hails the role NAEP played in leading states to work together on new tests.
November 17, 2014
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan would like to see annual state assessments remain at the core of any reauthorization of NCLB, said state chiefs who participated in a Q-and-A in San Diego.
November 11, 2014
Ahead of the U.S. Department of Education's No Child Left Behind waiver guidance, expected this week, Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., and Democrats who represent majority-minority districts are urging Education Secretary Arne Duncan to ensure the academic achievement of all students.
November 06, 2014
Now that Republicans have taken control of both chambers of Congress, this could very well be the last year of the Investing in Innovation program.
October 30, 2014
Some states are trying out ACT and SAT in their accountability systems, but there are limits to this approach.
October 28, 2014
Federal and state accountability must do more than just hold schools' feet to the fire on student outcomes, civil rights groups say in a letter to President Barack Obama.