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Education Department Chief of Staff to Highlight Work to Improve Student Outcomes

Sara Gast, (202) 401-1989 ,

Event Date 1: January 27, 2012 12:30 pm - 02:30 pm

Joanne Weiss, chief of staff for Secretary Arne Duncan at the U.S. Department of Education, will deliver the keynote address at the Kids in Common Annual Children’s Summit on Friday, Jan. 27. Weiss will speak at 12:30 p.m. in a session titled “Changing the Odds Through Education.”

This is the fifth annual summit, which invites community leaders to create new partnerships and work to ensure that every child is successful in learning and in life. Topics this year include family engagement, the growth mindset and immigrant health issues. The summit will be held at the Wyndam Hotel in San Jose, Calif.

Event 1
Who : U.S. Department of Education Chief of Staff Joanne Weiss
What : Remarks at the Kids in Common Fifth Annual Santa Clara County Children’s Summit
When : 12:30 p.m. PT on Friday, Jan. 27
Where : Wyndam Hotel San Jose
1350 N. First St.
San Jose, Calif.