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ERIC Number: ED506068
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Jun-14
Pages: 10
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
States Will Lead the Way toward Reform
Duncan, Arne
James B. Hunt Jr. Institute for Educational Leadership and Policy
This document contains remarks delivered by the Secretary of Education who spoke at the 2009 Governors Education Symposium. Secretary Duncan spoke about uses of Recovery Act funding to drive reform in four core areas of education: (1) Robust data systems that track student achievement and teacher effectiveness; (2) Teacher and principal quality; (3) Turning around low-performing schools; and (4) Higher standards and assessments that prepare students for success in the workforce and college.
James B. Hunt Jr. Institute for Educational Leadership and Policy. 1000 Park Forty Plaza Suite 280, Durham, NC 27713. Tel: 919-425-4160; Fax: 919-425-4175; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: James B. Hunt, Jr. Institute for Educational Leadership and Policy; National Governors Association, Center for Best Practices