Event Date 1: February 09, 2012 02:45 pm - 03:45 pm
Washington, DC Today, at 2:45PM, Cecilia Munoz, Director of the Domestic Policy Council and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will host an on-the-record conference call to discuss the President's announcement that ten states have agreed to implement bold reforms around standards and accountability will receive flexibility from the most burdensome mandates of the federal education law known as No Child Left Behind. The ten states approved for flexibility are Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Jersey, Oklahoma, and Tennessee.
This call will be on-the-record, without embargo.
Domestic Policy Council Director Cecilia Munoz|
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
|What :||On-the-record conference call to discuss the President's announcement on No Child Left Behind reforms|
|When :||Today, February 9, 2012|
|Where :||RSVP: Members of the media who wish to join this call should call (800) 230-1096 and ask to join the "White House call." No passcode is necessary.|