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US: Better campus stats needed on dating violence campuses for students and to keep everyone better informed about campus security policies and procedures," Education Secretary Arne Duncan said.Among the other proposed rule changes:-Adding gender identity and national origin as categories...
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Immigration: US warns schools against bias

...states including Colorado, North Carolina, Ohio, Louisiana, Michigan, New Mexico and the District of Columbia.Education Secretary Arne Duncan said that in some instances, school leaders have inappropriately required information such as a child's...
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Senate fails to keep student loan rates low

...this done before July 1 but I remain very optimistic that we're going to get to a better place for students," Education Secretary Arne Duncan said."We're going to get it done sooner than later," he told reporters at a department event...
Education Department gives Alaska, 2 more states waivers

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...
U.S. education secretary tours Alaska schools

SHISHMAREF - Education Secretary Margaret Spellings toured schools in two remote Alaska towns on Wednesday as part of a Bush Administration campaign to tout the...
Feds: New education bill offers Alaska flexibility

...state legislators and administrators during her visit to Juneau this week. Susan Sclafani, counselor to U.S. Education Secretary Rod Paige, addressed two legislative committees on Wednesday and a special meeting of the state Board of Education...
Sen. Murkowski wins commitments to help education, social services in Bush services in the Bush. The program, called the Alaska Project, arose from a conversation she had with Education Secretary Rod Paige after he visited rural Alaska with her in May, the senator said. Murkowski said they both recognize...
Bush aims aid at tribal colleges

...U.S. Department of Education to oversee the process. Under the order, each federal agency selected by the education secretary must create a three-year plan for boosting tribal colleges. The order says the plans must outline how the agency...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...provide Native scholarships. The derby starts Saturday and runs through May 31, said Leslie Isturis, higher education secretary for the council. ``It's ship to shore,'' she said, meaning kings can be caught either from a boat or from...
Begich says rural trip was eye-opening for Cabinet

...Alaska," the freshman Democrat said at a news conference. The Cabinet members - Energy Secretary Steven Chu, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan - on...


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