By , On day 17 without food, two of the dozen Chicago activists on a hunger strike over a city high school traveled to Washington to ask Education Secretary Arne Duncan for help. In a weakened state, and in the heavy air of a broiling ... Washington Post, 1 day ago
Dyett hunger strikers share concerns with Arne Duncan in D.C. - 9ija News.com, 1 day ago
Topix › Indiana › Education Secretary Duncan to make sw... U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan will be making stops in Indiana later this month as a part of a seven-state "back to school" bus tour. On Sept. Start the ...Topix, 1 day ago Ed Dept fighting preschool program cuts Education Dive, 2 weeks ago U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan Talks About Fixing No Child Left WBHM, 2 weeks ago PEGGY VENABLE: Give all children the education choice Secretary Duncan's kids have Washington Times, 1 month ago
"It's not just about cost and debt." That's one big message from a lengthy speech delivered by Education Secretary Arne Duncan at the University of Maryland-Baltimore County last week. The address signaled a desire to move beyond the current ...US News & World Report, 4 weeks ago Duncan wants more accountability in higher education. Easier said than done. Washington Post, 1 month ago Duncan's call for accountability follows history of mixed messages Education Dive, 1 month ago Duncan calls for better student outcomes, accountability in higher ed University Business, 1 month ago
Our character as a people is defined by a simple, yet powerful idea: that opportunity should extend to all. Earlier this month, President Obama commuted the sentences of 46 individuals and became the first sitting president to visit a federal ...USA Today, 1 month ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) Everyone deserves a second chance. Inmates, too. That's the message from Education Secretary Arne Duncan. He announced a new pilot program Friday that makes Pell grants available to some prisoners for the first time in two ...1070wapi.com, 1 month ago Editorial: Helping inmates learn behind bars Washington Post, 1 week ago
If there's an argument against giving Pell grants to prisoners that particularly galls Education Secretary Arne Duncan, it's the suggestion by some Republicans that the Obama administration is taking money intended for hard-working students and ...MSN News US, 3 weeks ago Arne Duncan: Why Prisoners Need College Ed Yahoo! News, 1 month ago The Plan To Give Pell Grants To Prisoners Northeast Indiana Public Radio, 1 month ago Obama to extend college aid grants to some prison inmates PBS, 1 month ago
Duncan: Colleges are falling short for millions of students. Debt-free degrees are just part of the solution.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan argues that higher education is falling short for millions of students, failing to give them what they need and deserve — quality degrees at a reasonable cost. In prepared remarks for an event Monday at the ...Washington Post, 1 month ago Debt-Free College Plans 'One Part Of Fight' To Improve Higher Education: Arne Duncan International Business Times, 1 month ago
In a letter dated and published today , 64 Democratic members of Congress signed a plea to Secretary Arne Duncan of the U.S. Department of Education to provide protections for LGBT students all over the country from bullying and discrimination in ...Gay.com, 1 month ago 68 Dems Ask Education Dep't to Protect LGBT Students From Discriminatory School Environments CNS News, 1 month ago
For some years now, the term The Village has circulated throughout the Internet blogosphere as a shorthand description of the insular life of the Washington, D.C. policy makers and media mavens. As Heather Digby Parton explained in 2009, the term is ...National Education Policy Center, 1 month ago Washington Post writes the most embarrassing, awful profile of Arne Duncan ever, completely misses the point Salon, 1 month ago
Lyndsey Layton of the Washington Post has written a sympathetic article about Arne Duncan and the waning of his powers as Secretary of Education. He is a nice guy. He is a close friend of the president. He cares about individual children that he met ...Salon, 1 month ago The Arne Duncan Era Has Not Been Good for Students Common Dreams, 1 month ago
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