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Posted April 23, 2010

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan is a Fan of Posse

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan is a Fan of Posse

Posted April 23, 2010

On April 17, 2010, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan participated in a town hall meeting called “Fixing America’s Schools,” where he responded to a question about college persistence from Posse Atlanta Director Charisse Williams. “Like the president, I’m a huge fan of Posse,” he said. “You guys have done an unbelievable job and your graduation rates are through the roof and it’s a really innovative, thoughtful program, so I just appreciate your commitment so much.”

Click here to view the entire video. The exchange begins at the 1:50 mark.