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U.S. Secretary of Education Visits Louisville Next Week

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit Louisville next week as a keynote speaker at the 38th National Conference for Middle School Educators.

Duncan will be joined by Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday. Duncan’s speech will focus on federal education policy and goals. Holliday will address state issues, including changing accountability measures and next-generation learning.

The education officials will also be joined by actor Henry Winkler, who has written a number of children’s books about dyslexia.