Let's Read! Let's Move! Soars to New Heights

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At the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum kids decorated space helmets, exercised like astronauts and enjoyed a story read by Secretary Duncan, Attorney General Holder, Miss America, the museum's chief curator and chef Carla Hall.

Ready To Learn Series Gets the Red Carpet Treatment

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Peg + Cat, the animated PBS KIDS math series, is funded in part by ED's Ready To Learn program. The series won three Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards last month, including Outstanding Preschool Children's Animated Series.

Innovations in Higher Education

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ED announced a new round of experimental sites to design programs that serve students better and reduce the costs of college.

Honoring Green Ribbon Schools and Sustainable Districts

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Green Ribbon Award-winning schools and district sustainability all-stars gathered in Washington, DC for a ceremony celebrating their efforts to reduce their schools' environmental impact and utility costs, promote student wellness, and integrate environmental education into all subjects.
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