National Press Club

Obama Administration Education Agenda

July 27, 2010

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Run time: 59 minutes

Education Secretary Arne Duncan talked about education reform, including the role of the federal government in education and the Obama administration's vision for education reform. He also announced the Race to the Top finalists. Race to the Top is a competitive grant program that encourages educations improvements in standards and assessments, collection and use of date, teacher effectiveness, and struggling schools.