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Quotes: Duncan Critiques Easy Ed School Honors

Either your teacher training programs are attracting an unusually gifted group of students or the standard for honors in education is too low. We know from other studies that it is not the first explanation. -- Former EdSec Arne Duncan, in Brookings (An open letter to America’s college presidents and education school deans)
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