With the budget stretched thin, a huge infusion of cash for early
childhood education or college costs seems unlikely.
Early Transition Decisions to Shape Obama Presidency Washington Post
those under consideration who would mark a departure from the tradition
of rewarding loyalists and party leaders include New York City Schools
Chancellor Joel I. Klein for education secretary and retired Marine
Corps commandant Jim Jones for national security adviser.
Obama's Possible Candidates for Education Secretary Chronicle of Higher Ed
... of New Orleans and a former chief executive of the Chicago public
schools; and Michelle Rhee, chancellor of the Washington, DC,
public-school system. ...
for fingerprints. Conducting pH tests on possibly poisoned Gatorade.
Doing fiber-trace analysis on hair samples found at the scene of the
crime. Sound like a job for a forensic scientist? It is, and on Monday
Chicago and Michigan teens got to test their investigative instincts
with the pros.
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