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John King

John B. King Jr. is president and CEO of The Education Trust and former U.S. Secretary of Education in the Obama administration.

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OPINION: How current policy hurts our youngest citizens

We must improve the odds for babies and toddlers, especially those who aren't white

Sept. 14, 2016, MEMPHIS — Former Education Secretary John King visits a school in Tennessee during his tenure in the Obama administration.

OPINION: We’re not doing enough to support teachers of color

Many black and Latino educators feel undervalued and unappreciated in their profession