US Education Secretary Urges NY to 'Stay the Course'

US Education Secretary Urges NY to 'Stay the Course'

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan expressed strong support for New York's education reforms, speaking at New York University with Commissioner John B. King, Jr. on April 10. Duncan urged critics to put aside 'drama and noise' around the transition to Common Core Learning Standards, and praised King's perseverance in pushing for higher standards for students.

Created on:
Mon 05/19/2014
Posted by NYSED
Topic(s):
Common Core Learning Standards