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MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Secretary of Education visited Minnesota to tout early learning

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Governor Mark Dayton joined U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan in Bloomington yesterday for a town hall forum focused on early learning. The discussion highlighted the $38.7 million Minnesota would receive under the Obama administration's proposed Preschool for All program, which would serve nearly 5,000 children in the state in the first year alone. Governor Dayton says Minnesota's future success depends upon giving every child the chance to succeed.


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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