Education & the State of Affairs in Washington: A conversation with Arne Duncan & David Gergen

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 6:00pm09/11/2018 6:00pm 09/11/2018 6:00pm Education & the State of Affairs in Washington: A conversation with Arne Duncan & David Gergen

Arne Duncan
Managing Partner, Emerson Collective
U.S. Secretary of Education, Obama Administration
 
David Gergen (Moderator)
Public Service Professor of Public Leadership and Director, Center for Public Leadership, Harvard Kennedy School
Former Senior Advisor to Presidents Nixon, Ford, Carter and Reagan

 

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Arne Duncan
Managing Partner, Emerson Collective
U.S. Secretary of Education, Obama Administration
 
David Gergen (Moderator)
Public Service Professor of Public Leadership and Director, Center for Public Leadership, Harvard Kennedy School
Former Senior Advisor to Presidents Nixon, Ford, Carter and Reagan


Moderator David Gergen, Former Senior Advisor to Presidents Nixon, Ford, Carter, and Reagan, was joined by Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education under President Obama, in a discussion about education in America. Duncan spoke about the complacent nature of current k-12 education and why he believes education is the ultimate bipartisan issue. Additionally, Duncan expressed his desire to see America lead the world in high school graduation and college completion rates, as well as his optimism for the future of schooling in the country.

Arne Duncan
Harvard Basketball, Center for Public Leadership