- Marco Rubio: U.S. at social, moral crossroads
- ‘We’re coming for you, Barack Obama’: Top U.S. official discloses threat from ISIL
- White flags baffle NYPD: ‘We’re lucky it wasn’t a bomb’
- N.Y. Gov. Cuomo’s office interfered with, pressured corruption commission: report
- Brit lawmaker: I would fire on Israel if I lived in Gaza
- VA apologizes to forgotten Marine veteran locked in Fla. clinic, forced to call 911
- U.S. social and economic trends on worrisome track, survey finds
- McDonald nomination unanimously referred to full Senate
- Chuck Norris honorary chairman of NRA voter registration campaign
- GOP outraged Obamacare investigators able to get coverage with fake IDs
Latest Arne Duncan Items
Students who spend more hours in the classroom aren't guaranteed higher test scores, and many nations that outpace the U.S. on standardized reading and math assessments keep their children in school for much less time, according to a report from the National School Boards Association.
Loopholes in federal education law have allowed districts to funnel more state and local money to wealthy schools at the expense of their low-income counterparts, according to a new report released Wednesday by the Education Department.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan on Monday said Penn State University will have "a price to pay" if a federal investigation concludes the school covered up allegations that former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky sexually assaulted young boys on campus.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan obviously favors providing in-state tuition to the children of illegal aliens ("Education secretary defends tuition breaks for children of illegals," Web, Nov. 7). Perhaps Mr. Duncan also favors taking my car and giving it to someone else.
Despite criticism of the idea from many in the Republican presidential field, Education Secretary Arne Duncan said Monday he is encouraged that some states are allowing the children of illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition rates at public colleges.
Schools with longer school years report higher graduation rates and test scores, a study says.
President Obama Wednesday gave students a not-so-subtle plug for his $447 billion jobs package.
President Obama said states will be granted waivers to bypass No Child Left Behind mandates.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan on Wednesday denied that there is a direct "causal" effect between the high-stakes testing under the No Child Left Behind law and the cheating scandals that have erupted in school systems across the country, including the District.