The last day for Peter Cunningham, trusted adviser to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, is Nov. 30.
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November 19, 2012
May 07, 2012
A number of key staffers have left Capitol Hill since October, when the Senate education committee passed an Elementary and Secondary Education Act reauthorization bill that has been collecting legislative dust ever since in Broke Down Congress.
May 03, 2012
The Center on Education Policy has a new home at George Washington University, and a new leader.
November 10, 2011
Before there ever was an official Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools at the federal Department of Education, Bill Modzeleski was running it.
June 02, 2011
After about two years on the job, Kevin Jennings, assistant deputy secretary for safe and drug-free schools, is leaving.
October 23, 2009
John White is moving from press secretary to rural outreach; deputies Sandra Abrevaya and Justin Hamilton will now share the press secretary title.
September 14, 2009
Though the Eduwonk blog will live on, Rotherham will leave in the spring the think tank he co-founded.
August 07, 2009
Former U.S. Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings has taken on a new gig, as the executive vice-president of the National Chamber Foundation, a non-profit arm of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber has been really active on education issues for a long time, and its views tend to doveta...
July 29, 2009
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, who was hanging out with Michele all day yesterday in Florida, also found time to name five new staff members to key positions at the Education Department: *Michael Roark, chief administrative officer, office of the deputy secretary: Previously, Roark worked as c...
May 20, 2009
Judy Wurtzel, who was on leave from the Aspen Institute to serve as a consultant to the Education Department, is in line to take a full-time position under Education Secretary Arne Duncan. She would be the deputy assistant secretary for planning, evaluation and policy development. That's according ...