U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will celebrate the District of Columbia Public School’s highest-performing teachers with an address at 6:40 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 1, during the first Standing Ovation for D.C. Teachers. Duncan will join outgoing D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee in recognizing the success of District educators at the event, which will be held in the Concert Hall at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
Duncan will join school officials and community leaders in honoring several highly effective educators from the area. Standing Ovation will celebrate the progress of local teachers, honor them as heroes and showcase the support of the entire D.C. community.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
Remarks at the first Standing Ovation for D.C. Teachers
6:40 p.m. EDT on Monday, Nov. 1, 2010
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
2700 F St. N.W.