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Obama wants to transform U.S. schools through faster Internet

Jun 07, 2013

Obama wants to transform U.S. schools through faster Internet

.Education Secretary Arne Duncan, briefing reporters on Air Force One, said it would not be clear if the telephone tax would have to go up or by how much until the FCC
Indo-US cooperation in education to increase

May 17, 2013

Indo-US cooperation in education to increase

-doctorals have been selected," said Raju.Raju also met US Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and discussed issued relating to improvement of school
Michelle Obama hopes to put spotlight on her to good use

Mar 01, 2013

Michelle Obama hopes to put spotlight on her to good use

would have to dovetail with her domestic projects.Education Secretary Arne Duncan, in Chicago with Obama to announce a new public-private partnership to
Thousands march against gun violence in Washington

Jan 27, 2013

Thousands march against gun violence in Washington

, where a mass elementary school shooting reignited the U.S. gun violence debate.Speakers - including Education Secretary Arne Duncan, lawmakers and actors
White House describes gun control measures Obama supports

Dec 19, 2012

White House describes gun control measures Obama supports

administration officials including Vice President Joe Biden, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Attorney General Eric Holder, and Health and Human Services Secretary
Obama holds White House talks on how to respond to Newtown massacre

Dec 18, 2012

Obama holds White House talks on how to respond to Newtown massacre

tragedy in Newtown."The official said Obama had discussions with White House senior staff as well as Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Attorney General
Chicago mayor, teachers move to end strike with tentative deal

Sep 15, 2012

Chicago mayor, teachers move to end strike with tentative deal

and improve schools. Obama's education secretary, Arne Duncan, once led Chicago schools.The union argues that the policy forces them to teach to the
Thousands of Chicago teachers rally on first day of strike

Sep 11, 2012

Thousands of Chicago teachers rally on first day of strike

-union."Emanuel is among a number of big city U.S. mayors who have championed school reforms and Obama's education secretary, Arne Duncan - a former head of Chicago
Romney would take US backwards: Democratic leaders

Sep 06, 2012

Romney would take US backwards: Democratic leaders

by as much as 20 percent," Education Secretary, Arne Duncan said.Connecticut Governor Dan Malloy warned that under a Romney Administration
Jeb Bush: Party elder statesman or 2016 candidate?

Jun 23, 2012

Jeb Bush: Party elder statesman or 2016 candidate?

current Education Secretary Arne Duncan for pushing reforms including more charter schools and more rigorous teacher evaluations. President Obama heaped