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...go; instead it 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...
What others say: Students need better example for fiscal responsibility the sloppy 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...
What others say: Test results are just the shock we need

...academic 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...
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...
Unfair and unjust

...have a total 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...

...fluid dousing case Light earthquake hits Interior Bill would let small businesses join insurance pool Education secretary plans field trip to rural Alaska Critics: Smithsonian gives Arctic exhibit cold shoulder Invocation at UAF...

...killed Lobbying bill given fast track to floor Panel deletes inflation proofing from minimum wage U.S. Education secretary gets close look at rural school Forest Service says logging sale would create jobs Troopers identify man...

...platform life Season's first cruise ship arrive in Juneau Mistrial declared in third Mateu murder trial Education secretary continues rural Alaska tour State puts up $10 million in roads money Anchorage man survives throat slashing...

...Congressional delegation announces new grants to Alaska Nationwide search launched for new UAF coach Stevens says education secretary to visit Alaska Air France pulls out of Fairbanks, bypassing Alaska Railroad reports profit in 2002 ...

...hype Sports Briefs Photo feature: Summer visitor Around the Peninsula Rejection slips from on high Education secretary receives valuable lessons in Alaska Senior Briefs Senior Menus Hobo Jim's performance gives Redoubt...


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