Call with Education Grantmakers

On May 4, the Department of Education hosted a quarterly conference call for education funders with Secretary Arne Duncan.

Secretary Duncan talked about waivers to No Child Left Behind, the Department’s Blueprint for Perkins Reauthorization, and interest rates on student loans. He also discussed the key role that foundations and corporations can play in the Department’s grant competitions for i3 and Promise Neighborhoods, and answered questions from several audience members.

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