John King

John King

@SecretaryKing44

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Former Secretary of Education for President Barack Obama. This account is no longer active.

Washington, DC
Joined on June 05, 2009
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I'll be rooting for & working hard alongside everyone who believes in an excellent education for all students. You can find me at @JohnBKing

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If we nurture students' minds & hearts & ensure they are safe & welcomed in school--no matter who they are--our country's future is strong

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My challenge to everyone working on behalf of students: lead by example, through education & hope. Be steadfast in our commitment to equity.

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My life is proof of the transformative power of a great education--NYC public school teachers saved my life and gave me hope.

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We've worked to protect students’ civil rights & advocate for our most vulnerable. There's a lot to be proud of, but there's much left to do

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More students have access to #edtech in schools to personalize & transform learning, giving them tools to succeed in the 21st century.

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We've worked to expand college affordability, access & completion. A million more Af-Am & Latino students are enrolled in college since 2008

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The US has made great progress in education. More students are graduating from high school today than ever before.

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I'm grateful to all of you: teachers, parents, school leaders, mentors, advocates. You are a critical part of this work.

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As we close this chapter of history and we prepare to embark on our next journey, I'd like to take the chance to say thank you.

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We have much to learn frm colleges serving socioeconomically diverse stdnts & providing real pathways to opportunity https://t.co/sjb9bpgZoc

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ICYMI: 8 Years of Progress from the Office for Civil Rights https://t.co/qkFU494c79

ICYMI: 8 Years of Progress from the Office for Civil Rights https://t.co/qkFU494c79

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Inspired by my last #StudentVoices session today w some thoughtful & talented students. TY @GLSEN for your work advocating for #LGBTQ youth. https://t.co/ORZQXaIr2n
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Inspired by my last #StudentVoices session today w some thoughtful & talented students. TY @GLSEN for your work advocating for #LGBTQ youth. https://t.co/ORZQXaIr2n

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Parents, schools, and communities can all play a role in helping LGBT youth feel physically and emotionally safe. https://t.co/20hcBe3UTr https://t.co/JCWXQrPd8l

Parents, schools, and communities can all play a role in helping LGBT youth feel physically and emotionally safe. https://t.co/20hcBe3UTr https://t.co/JCWXQrPd8l

One last message from Mrs. Obama as @FLOTUS: "Make the choice that gives you choices. Choose college." #BetterMakeRoom @facinghistory https://t.co/GYCVV7yXFw

One last message from Mrs. Obama as @FLOTUS: "Make the choice that gives you choices. Choose college." #BetterMakeRoom @facinghistory https://t.co/GYCVV7yXFw

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"[T]he role of stories to unify-as opposed to divide...is more important than ever."-@POTUS: https://t.co/h7SimqnnCT

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In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we revisit Dr. King's celebrated "I Have A Dream Speech" in its entirety. https://t.co/AebSjMRfNX

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Thinking of Dr. King and great leaders like @repjohnlewis who carry on his legacy. May their example be our call to action. -mo

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Great day at @RooseveltHSDC today, honoring #MLKDAY by serving our community. TY @CityYear for bringing us together. https://t.co/OXuRVCcCjK
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Great day at @RooseveltHSDC today, honoring #MLKDAY by serving our community. TY @CityYear for bringing us together. https://t.co/OXuRVCcCjK

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