Duncan Promises Colleges Attention to Cutting Costly Red Tape

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Education Secretary Arne Duncan says he's willing to make a deal with colleges: less red tape in exchange for progress in improving student performance.
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Education Secretary Arne Duncan promised on Tuesday to work on reducing regulatory reporting burdens on colleges, saying he would gladly cut federal red tape if institutions, in return, showed greater progress on improving student...

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