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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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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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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...
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...
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...
Stimulus dollars drive demand for consultants

...were few consultants even marketing themselves as turnaround experts. With the stimulus, U.S. Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan has said he wants to transform thousands of schools in the bottom five percent in performance over...
This Day in History

...White House announced that Secretary of State Colin Powell was leaving President Bush's Cabinet, along with Education Secretary Rod Paige, Agriculture Secretary Ann Veneman and Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham. In the world In 1889, Brazil's...
Governor's first year tops news statewide

...demonstrated how education reform designed for mainstream America might not be suited for Alaska by leading federal Education Secretary Rod Paige to Tuntutuliak and Savoonga. In June, the federal Department of Education bent some rules for Alaska...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...on low-performing schools and help states fix them. In response to the report, Michael Cohen, a deputy to Education Secretary Richard Riley, said in a letter that the Clinton administration has proposed the state data requirement for the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...record births in the middle of the 20th century. "We need to figure out where we will put these children," Education Secretary Richard Riley said during a school tour in Las Vegas, which has seen school enrollment double to 200,000 since...


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