Secretary of Education's Goals
Can America be the greatest educator in the world again?
Can the U.S. regain its status as a global leader in public K-12 education? Kid Reporter Madison Hartke-Weber sat down recently with Secretary of Education Arne Duncan at the Department of Education offices in Washington, D.C. She asked him about a new program designed to do just that by the year 2020.
Their discussion was not all serious, however. Find out what Duncan is reading to his kids every night, and what sport he played as a professional!
Madison Hartke-Weber is a member of the Scholastic Kids Press Corps.