The Race to the Top Revolution: How it Happened, Why It Matters -- and What About the Stumbles Along the Way?
Co-founder and President of Press+
U.S. Secretary of Education
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Steven Brill is author of TIME's Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills are Killing Us.
Arne Duncan is the ninth U.S. secretary of education. He has served in this post since his confirmation by the U.S. Senate on Jan. 20, 2009, following his nomination by President Barack Obama.
Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education, outlines the Obama adminstration's views on the contentious issue of school choice. "My goal is not to move five children out of a failing school and leave the other 995 to drown."