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Arne Duncan: Toll Of Student Deaths 'Untenable'

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 02.02.2013 | Politics

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, in a forthcoming interview with Bloomberg Radio, reiterated his plans for a big push on early childhood educa...

Ed Tonight: Arne Duncan Stays, Scientology Almost In No Child Left Behind?

Joy Resmovits | Posted 03.16.2013 | Education
Joy Resmovits

And You Thought Creationism Was Bad? According to a new book, No Child Left Behind could have been a heck of a lot, well, weirder. Reports Vulture: Tom Cruise "tried to convince President George W. Bush's Secretary of Education Rod Paige to include Hubbard's 'study tech' educational methods into No Child Left Behind." Ya hear that? NCLB could have included things like scientology. It makes Rick Santorum's creationism amendment look tame by comparison! (h/t GothamSchools)

Yes, Arne Duncan Is Staying On As Education Secretary

Joy Resmovits | Posted 03.16.2013 | Education
Joy Resmovits

A few minutes ago, a wire story was filed quoting an official speaking "on the condition of anonymity because a public announcement has not been made." The official apparently whispered into the ear of the reporter that U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan would be sticking around for President Barack Obama's second term. Color us puzzled.

Arne Duncan To Stay At Education Department, Source Says

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 03.16.2013 | Education

WASHINGTON — An Education Department official says Secretary Arne Duncan will remain in President Barack Obama's Cabinet into a second term. Th...

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Obama To Keep Arne Duncan In Cabinet

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 11.16.2012 | Education

After a week of speculation about the composition of President Barack Obama's second-term cabinet, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan implied in ...