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Past · June 21, 2013

A Conversation with U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan

2013 Speaker Series on California's Future

June 21, 2013 · 5:00 pm

Bechtel Conference Center at PPIC
500 Washington Street, ground floor
San Francisco, CA

About the Program

Please join us for a conversation with U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan about improving the nation’s education system. Secretary Duncan will talk with PPIC President Mark Baldassare about a variety of critical education issues, including the importance of early learning, the coalition of California school districts seeking a federal waiver from No Child Left Behind, and the future of higher education.



4:45 p.m. Registration begins

5:00 p.m. Reception (refreshments provided)

6:00 p.m. Opening Remarks
Donna Lucas, founder and CEO, Lucas Public Affairs

6:05 p.m. Presentation
Margaret Weston, research fellow, PPIC

6:10 p.m. Conversation and Q&A
Arne Duncan, secretary, U.S. Department of Education

Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, PPIC

7:00 p.m. Adjourn

Event Video


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