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Teachers have lunch with Obama

July 9, 2014—President Obama hosted Secretary Duncan and a group of teachers for lunch in the Blue Room of the White House on Monday to discuss efforts to ensure that every student is taught by an effective teacher.

Among the four teachers invited to lunch was CTQ teacher leader and blogger Justin Minkel. He offers his account of the discussion and what he shared with the President and Secretary Duncan on The Washington Post's The Answer Sheet blog. Barnett Berry offered his thoughts to The Washington Post in the follow-up piece, "Did Obama and Duncan really hear what four teachers told them?"