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Arne Duncan
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Happy Earth Day! Congrats 2014 @EDGreenRibbon Schools! All 48 schools and 9 districts are true green leaders:
Vermont makes an important shift to proficiency-based learning:
Happy anniversary @JoiningForces! Let’s do our part to serve our troops as well as they’ve served us: #JoiningForces
Florida leaders recognize the long-term benefits of investing in early childhood education #InvestInKids
STEAM programs picking up steam -->
More and more school districts are creating and supporting high-quality #CTE programs:
Blended learning empowers teachers and engages students in important ways. -->
The harmful psychological impact of bullying can last for decades-It should never be seen as a normal rite of passage
We need to find out what jobs need to be filled & make sure people are matched to those jobs.
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Service learning that connects classroom instruction w/real opportunities to strengthen community is powerful for both students & teachers.
Inspiring to spend time w/so many remarkable student leaders & committed teachers at the Nat'l Service Learning Conf.
Filed your taxes yet? Find out how your tax dollars are being spent →,
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How can technology enhance creativity? Check out this trombone loop of "Happy" #edtech #connectED
Great conversation with great @Ed4Excellence educators in NY yesterday! Thanks for your work and voice.
HS seniors– filling out the @FAFSA is the key to unlocking $150B in grants/loans for college & it's never been easier
Our hearts go out to those affected by the bus accident in CA. Our young people are our greatest treasure, and this loss is heartbreaking.
Empower educators with opportunities to collaborate and lead. Colorado's exciting statewide project—>
Congrats to Mayor @deBlasioNYC for his remarkable success in creating a new world of opportunity for NYC’s youngest learners. #InvestInKids
Kathleen @Sebelius is an extraordinary advocate for children & families & has been a tremendous partner. Wishing her all the best!
Thoughtful @nytimes editorial on the need to make sure all children are fed and able to concentrate and learn:
FACT: The House GOP budget could force 29,000 teachers and aides to lose their jobs → #HouseOfCuts
Delaware’s @GovernorMarkell on what Race to the Top has meant to the children and teachers in his state:
Congrats on the #LateShow gig, @StephenAtHome! To get you started: Top 10 Reasons Preschool Expansion is Inevitable.
Under the House GOP budget, 616,000 students could lose Pell Grants that help them pay for college. #HouseOfCuts