Conference Call with Senior Administration Officials to Discuss the President's Announcement on No Child Left Behind Reforms


Contact:  
The White House, Office of the Press Secretary


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.


Event 1
Who : 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
2:45PM ET
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.
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