President Obama Joins the Ready for Success Bus Tour

President Barack Obama joined Secretary of Education Arne Duncan at North High School in Des Moines, Iowa, as part of as the Duncan’s Sixth Annual Back-to-School Bus Tour. The President and Secretary Duncan hosted a town hall with high school students and their parents to discuss college access and affordability. The President also announced a new initiative to

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“Ready for Success” Begins with Early Learning

Every year, back-to-school time can be a period of great expectation and excitement for students, educators, and families, so when Education Secretary Arne Duncan asked me to join him on his sixth annual “Ready for Success” back-to-school bus tour, I jumped at the opportunity. The first stop on this five-day trek across seven states was

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Four Ways to Stay Connected With Our 2015 Back-to-School Bus Tour

  Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and senior leaders from the U.S. Department of Education are hitting the road on September 14, 2015 for our 6th annual back-to-school bus tour. We’ll be stopping at 11 locations in seven states long the route. Click here to learn more about each stop. Even though we may not

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JUST ANNOUNCED: Where We’re Stopping on Our 6th Annual Back-to-School Bus Tour

We’re hitting the road for our sixth annual back-to-school bus tour, and earlier today we announced the eleven stops we’ll be making in seven states during the week of September 14. We’re really excited to be visiting the following locations: Woodland Early Learning Center, Kansas City, Missouri North High School, Des Moines, Iowa Roosevelt Middle

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