Department of Education
What is the Department of Education?
He is preceded by Margaret Spellings, who introduced the No Child Left Behind Act in 2001.
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The federal gov't will be able to rate schools as high, low, or "in the middle" performers, based on data about access (i.e., students with financial aid), affordability (i.e., what families have paid), and outcomes (i.e., graduation rates).
"Arne Duncan," Wikipedia (Wikimedia Foundation, 12/22/14)
"Education Department releases framework for rating U.S. colleges and universities," Washington Post (The Washington Post, 12/22/14)