Yeah it’s Arne Duncan!

December 16, 2008 | Blog

Here are a few good reasons to be psyched: (1) Chicago Public Schools has a Department of Postsecondary Education. Yes,…

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Duncan It Is

December 16, 2008 | Blog

The Chicago Sun-Times reports that President-Elect Barack Obama will announce Chicago Public Schools Superintendent Arne Duncan as his Education Secretary…

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Ed Secretary Watch

December 11, 2008 | Blog

Does Fordham‘s Flypaper blog have it right: Chicago Public Schools Superintendent Arne Duncan is the leading candidate to be Obama’s…

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Obama’s Choices for Education Secretary

December 9, 2008 | Blog

There is an interesting story today (‘Obama education pick sparks conflict’) by national AP writer Libby Quaid about President-elect Obama’s…

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Optimists Among Us

November 19, 2008 | Blog

While the Wall Street Journal (channeling the Brookings Institution’s Tom Loveless) is pessimistic about the prospects of education policy in…

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