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Kaleidoscope named a Blue Ribbon School

...accomplishments and the hard work and dedication that went into their success," said U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan Duncan was quoted as saying in a department of education press release Tuesday. "Your journey has taught you collaboration...

...than 8:30 a.m.In most cases, individual districts determine school start times. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan tweeted in support of later start times in 2013, but the federal department doesn't set any requirements in that...
What others say: Students need better example for fiscal responsibility

...way the administration implemented the change. "We don't actually know the costs yet," said Education Secretary Arne Duncan. "We'll figure that out on the back end."Is that any way to run the government?The amount of outstanding student...
Later school day start good for teens

...weaklings incapable of performing the hard labor necessary to make America great.As U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan said five years ago: "Our school day is too short. Our school week is too short. Our school year is too short...
State to accept federal education dollars

...dollars will help Alaska keep thousands of teachers in the classroom working with our students this school year," said Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education, announcing the award. The money will be divided among Alaska school districts based...
Nikiski student honored for acomplishments

...recently she spent a month last summer as a foreign exchange student in China.According to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, this year's 49th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars has demonstrated the accomplishments that can be made when...
What others say: Test results are just the shock we need

...standards, make college affordable and do more to recruit and retain top-notch educators," U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan said in response to the results.Yes, all of that is probably true, but here we are again: That's the worst kind...
Opinion was going to be up to me to reach my goals."Officials said Mrs. Obama is coordinating with Education Secretary Arne Duncan, who has been overseeing the president's efforts to boost the nation's college graduation rate. The president...
Unfair and unjust

...of 48 voucher and tax-credit programs designed to help poor kids in bad schools get out..."Education Secretary Arne Duncan tried to end the school choice program in D.C., but reversed himself in the face of a public outcry. Minority parents...
State granted No Child Left Behind waiver

WASHINGTON - Education Secretary Arne Duncan announced on Monday that three more states would join the ranks of those given permission to ignore parts of the federal No Child...


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