Council for Professional Recognition Congratulates Dr. Miguel Cardona on His Confirmation as Education Secretary

March 26, 2021

The Council for Professional Recognition congratulates Dr. Miguel Cardona upon his Senate confirmation as U.S. Secretary of Education. He brings a wealth of experience to this role, including serving as co-chairperson of the Connecticut Birth to Grade Three Leaders Council. He also co-led a task force that aimed to ensure that all of Connecticut’s low-income kids had access to a full-day accredited preschool program and all the state’s parents had at least a high school diploma. These are both steps toward equity in education, a value the Council strongly supports.

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