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Arne Duncan
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Thanks to @DrDeasyLAUSD at @LASchools for moving discipline policies away from out-of-school suspensions:
Great to visit Beatrice Rafferty school on Passamaquoddy reservation with @SecretaryJewell! #maine
Thanks to the Montgomery County, MD schools for moving their discipline policy away from out-of-school suspensions.
Got an hour? Take a break from back to school prep & map your future as a @PeaceCorps volunteer! #ApplyPC
"Higher education is the surest ticket to the middle class." —President Obama: #CollegeOpportunity
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Great visit to Pittsburgh’s Hug Me Tight center yesterday to highlight need for early learning #investinkids
Great to be in #Pittsburgh to announce new $250M preschool grant competition ( #investinkids
Thanks to Pittsburgh's Hug Me Tight child life center - best name ever - for hosting me today!
We're hosting another #CollegeOpportunity Summit to build partnerships that help prepare more kids for college:
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To make sure all students have access to rigorous courses, we are helping cover AP exam fees for low-income students
#Communitycolleges continue to help students gain skills to climb the economic ladder.: #reachhigher
Important to help parents of 1st-generation college-goers support their children: #reachhigher
Awesome video from @iamkidpresident honoring teacher retiring after 41 years in the classroom. Congrats, Ms. Flexer!
Great #backtoschool advice for #parents from National Teacher of the Year @Mr_McCombs!
Imagine yourself going back to school abroad next fall! @PeaceCorps is looking for educators #ApplyPC #teaching
NY is giving more awards to fund P-TECH high schools to prep students for high-skill jobs #reachhigher
Last year, FLOTUS met with young people in Africa to highlight the power of education. #TBT #USAfrica #ReachHigher
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Teacher @kellyzunkiewicz increased # of girls in her AP calc classes from just 2 to >50%! #STEM
Laura Strait followed principal cross-country from MA to CA, helped >80% low-income 4th/5th graders pass math test!
Teacher Steven Sanders builds award-winning ensembles with kids who've never held an instrument! #MusicForall
Impressive & sobering: Michael Towne taught 25% of CA’s Mexican-American students (2012) passing AP Physics C exam
Congrats to @BeckyHammon and the SA @spurs for making history - the first full-time, regular season female assistant coach in @NBA!