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Arne Duncan's Public Statements

Full Name: Arne Duncan
Office: U.S. Secretary of Education, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/20/2009
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Karen; 2 Children: Claire, Ryan
Birth Date: 11/06/1964
Birth Place: Hyde Park, IL
Home City: Arlington, VA
Date Title
July 11, 2014 Statement by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the FCC's Vote to Modernize the E-Rate Program
July 10, 2014 Secretary Duncan Announces Recipients of 2014 President's Education Awards Program
July 10, 2014 Achieving the Extraordinary Through Strong Business-Education Partnerships
July 7, 2014 New Initiative to Provide All Students Access to Great Educators
July 3, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Approves Extensions for States Granted Flexibility from No Child Left Behind
July 2, 2014 Statement by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
July 1, 2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on Harris v. Quinn Ruling
June 30, 2014 Education Department Updates College Affordability and Transparency Lists
June 24, 2014 New Accountability Framework Raises the Bar for State Special Education Programs
June 20, 2014 A Vision for Better Education: Areas of Surprising Agreement
June 20, 2014 Statement by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan On the 70th Anniversary of the GI Bill
June 16, 2014 Blog: Big Thinking and Bold Action to Reach America's College Completion Goal
June 15, 2014 Blog: Drawing the Right Lessons from Vergara
June 13, 2014 Secretary Jewell Announces Plan to Improve Achievement, Promote Tribal Control in Bureau of Indian Education-Funded Schools
June 13, 2014 States Continue Progress During Second Year of Race to the Top
June 10, 2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan Regarding the Decision in Vergara v. California
June 9, 2014 Blog: Secretary Duncan and Attorney General Holder Announce New Efforts to Address the Needs of Confined Youth
June 7, 2014 Grounded in Tradition, Charging Into the Future
June 5, 2014 Remarks by Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Dr. Biden
June 3, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces $75 Million GEAR UP Competition
June 2, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Releases Guidance to Improve Educational Outcomes of Children and Youth in Foster Care
May 28, 2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the passing of Maya Angelou
May 25, 2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the Shootings Near University of California, Santa Barbara
May 20, 2014 Sixty Years After Brown: Where is the Outrage?
May 16, 2014 The New American University: The Graduate as Change Agent
May 15, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces $75 Million First in the World Competition
May 14, 2014 Statement of U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the Strong Start for America's Children Act Approval by the Senate HELP Committee
May 8, 2014 Secretary Duncan and Attorney General Holder Issue Guidance for School Districts to Ensure Equal Access for All Children to Public Schools, Regardless of Immigration Status
May 8, 2014 Attorney General Holder and Secretary Duncan Issue Guidance for School Districts to Ensure Equal Access for All Children to Public Schools, Regardless of Immigration Status
May 7, 2014 Statement by U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan on National Assessment of Educational Progress 12th-Grade Reading and Math Results
May 5, 2014 Blog: Reach Higher for College
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Educational Equity: The Theme of the FY 2015 Budget
April 29, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Finds Tufts University in Massachusetts in Violation of Title IX for Its Handling of Sexual Assault and Harassment Complaints
April 29, 2014 Guidance Issued on Responsibilities of Schools to Address Sexual Violence, Other Forms of Sex Discrimination
April 29, 2014 Hearing of the House Education and the Workforce Committee - U.S. Department of Education Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request
April 28, 2014 Remarks to Grad Nation Summit 2014
April 23, 2014 2014 Investing in Innovation Competition Continues with Invitation for Scale-Up and Validation Applications
April 22, 2014 2014 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools and District Sustainability Awardees Announced
April 22, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces Awards to Arizona and New Hampshire to Continue Efforts to Turn Around Lowest-Performing Schools
April 18, 2014 Obama Administration Approves NCLB Flexibility Request for Illinois
April 15, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Awards More than $33 Million to Local Education Agencies and Community-based Organizations to Develop Physical Education and Nutrition Programs
April 14, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces Awards to Alabama and California to Continue Efforts to Turn Around Lowest-Performing Schools
April 14, 2014 Blog: Listening and Learning at the International Summit on the Teaching Profession
April 11, 2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on Secretary Kathleen Sebelius
April 11, 2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on to the California College Tour Bus Crash
April 9, 2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the Mass Stabbings at Franklin Regional High School in Pennsylvania
April 9, 2014 Blog: Equal Pay Day 2014
April 8, 2014 Hearing of the House Appropriations Committee - FY 2015 Budget Request
April 7, 2014 New US Departments of Labor and Education College Consortium to Expand Educational Opportunities for Registered Apprenticeship Graduates
April 1, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces Awards to Five States to Continue Efforts to Turn Around Lowest-Performing Schools
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