Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will hit Santa Fe Monday as part of a multi-stop Southwest bus tour to tout the president’s new Pre-School for All program and discuss other relevant education issues. I interviewed him Wednesday and here’s a link to the story in The New Mexican:

http://www.santafenewmexican.com/news/local_news/article_f4fe3d22-696d-5e20-8b8c-92911eea7964.html

He told me people are not shy about coming up to him in grocery stores, dry cleaners (!) and schools to tell them what’s wrong with the system and offer ideas of how to fix it. He said he gets his best ideas from those educators working in the trenches.

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