Duncan once called them the best thing since Brown v. Board
It’s not hypocrisy; it’s rational government selfishness
Obama, Holder, Duncan all wrong about education policy, say commissioners
Thanks, but no thanks?
‘Juanita wants to give bags of stickers to her friends…’
The PISA report is nothing new, and contains nothing good.
More and more parents are giving up on high-stakes testing.
‘My wording, my phrasing, was a little clumsy’
Jay Carney claims he hasn’t seen the full context of the secretary of education’s remarks
Grassroots protesters hope to ‘send a message to the federal government’
Education secretary finds his own racist theory ‘fascinating’
‘We will continue to seek answers to these outstanding questions’
Arne Duncan wants school to start high school later in the day
‘It’s political theater at this point’
Report takes pains to clarify that teachers have no duty to physically protect students
‘Whatever we can do to be helpful’
Secretary of education discusses possibility of making guns ‘less accessible’
Gun violence debate more ‘productive use of our time’
Education secretary laughs off speculation about secretary of state job
Secretary of Education: Contract was ‘very fair and respected teachers and valued them as professionals’