U.S. Education Secretary Rod Paige Featured Speaker at ELC Event

Ensuring No Child is Left Behind;

Transforming the Federal Role in Education



Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from Education Leaders Council

    WASHINGTON, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- Next week
 will be critical in determining the course of federal education policy for the
 next several years.  The Senate version of the Elementary and Secondary
 Education Act -- the bill that encompasses all major federal education
 programs -- is scheduled to go to the floor for debate on April 24 and the
 House is preparing for a markup of their version of the bill which is likely
 to take place the next week.  It is a time of tremendous opportunity for
 sweeping change in federal education policy.
     That's why you don't what miss this important event hosted by the
 Education Leaders Council, featuring U.S. Secretary of Education Rod Paige,
 who will offer an up-to-the minute legislative update.
 
     What:   Luncheon forum featuring an important discussion of the key
             education reform features of the House and Senate Elementary and
             Secondary Act bills.
     When:   Wednesday, April 25, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
     Where:  2261 Rayburn House Office Building
     Who:    ELC state education chiefs will be joined by Representative John
             Boehner, Chairman of the House Education and Workforce Committee,
             Representative Mike Castle, Chairman of the House Subcommittee on
             Education Reform and ELC chiefs: Wilbert Bryant, Virginia
             Secretary of Education, William J. Moloney, Colorado Commissioner
             of Education, Linda C. Schrenko, Georgia State Superintendent of
             Schools, and Jim Nelson, Texas Commissioner of Education.
 
     The ELC is a national organization of reform-minded state education chiefs
 who oversee the education of over 30% of the nation's K12 public school
 students.  ELC's membership also includes full state boards of education and
 individual, state and local education board members from 31 states.  To learn
 more about the Education Leaders Council and its members visit
 http://www.educationleaders.org .
 
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    WASHINGTON, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- Next week
 will be critical in determining the course of federal education policy for the
 next several years.  The Senate version of the Elementary and Secondary
 Education Act -- the bill that encompasses all major federal education
 programs -- is scheduled to go to the floor for debate on April 24 and the
 House is preparing for a markup of their version of the bill which is likely
 to take place the next week.  It is a time of tremendous opportunity for
 sweeping change in federal education policy.
     That's why you don't what miss this important event hosted by the
 Education Leaders Council, featuring U.S. Secretary of Education Rod Paige,
 who will offer an up-to-the minute legislative update.
 
     What:   Luncheon forum featuring an important discussion of the key
             education reform features of the House and Senate Elementary and
             Secondary Act bills.
     When:   Wednesday, April 25, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
     Where:  2261 Rayburn House Office Building
     Who:    ELC state education chiefs will be joined by Representative John
             Boehner, Chairman of the House Education and Workforce Committee,
             Representative Mike Castle, Chairman of the House Subcommittee on
             Education Reform and ELC chiefs: Wilbert Bryant, Virginia
             Secretary of Education, William J. Moloney, Colorado Commissioner
             of Education, Linda C. Schrenko, Georgia State Superintendent of
             Schools, and Jim Nelson, Texas Commissioner of Education.
 
     The ELC is a national organization of reform-minded state education chiefs
 who oversee the education of over 30% of the nation's K12 public school
 students.  ELC's membership also includes full state boards of education and
 individual, state and local education board members from 31 states.  To learn
 more about the Education Leaders Council and its members visit
 http://www.educationleaders.org .
 
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