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Secretary Duncan to Address 2012 White House Tribal Nations Conference


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Event Date 1: December 05, 2012 09:30 am - 11:30 am

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver remarks at the 2012 White House Tribal Nations Conference at the Department of the Interior. Duncan will discuss the need to provide American Indian and Alaska Native students with additional support to improve academic opportunities and raise student achievement.

Each of the nation’s 566 federally recognized tribes has been invited to send a representative to the conference, which gives leaders the opportunity to interact directly with senior officials in the administration.


Event 1
Who : U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
What : Remarks to the 2012 White House Tribal Nations Conference
When : 9:30 a.m. ET Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012
Where : U.S. Department of the Interior, Sidney R. Yates Auditorium, 1849 C St., N.W., Washington, D.C.
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