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U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Visit Oakland and Berkeley, Meet with Regional Superintendents, Principals, Teachers and Tour Local School

Elaine Quesinberry, (202) 401-1576,

Event Date 1: September 10, 2010 10:45 am

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join Rep. Barbara Lee (D-9) for a meeting with Merritt Community College President Robert Adams and a roundtable discussion with regional superintendents, principals and teachers on Friday, September 10, in Oakland, Calif. The group will have a broad discussion about the Administration’s education reform agenda and the state of education in California. Following the college visit, Secretary Duncan and Rep. Lee will hold media availability from 10:45-11 a.m. before heading to Longfellow Middle School in Berkeley, Calif. where they will meet with students and tour the school as California kicks off the 2010-2011 school year.

Event 1
Who : U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
What : Secretary Duncan will hold a media availability, after meeting with education officials in Oakland.
When : Friday, September 10, 2010
10:45-11 a.m. PT
Where : Merritt Community College
R-Student Center
12500 Campus Drive
Oakland, Calif.