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Alyson Klein
Assistant Editor

Alyson Klein is an assistant editor at Education Week. She is co-author of the Politics K-12 blog and writes about the U.S. Department of Education, the secretary of education, the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, the federal budget, and the role of education in elections. Her work has focused on state education issues as well, writing on developments in Alabama, Arkansas, Idaho, Iowa, and Mississippi. Klein joined the staff in February 2006 after nearly two years at CongressDaily.