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New Education Secretary Named by Schwarzenegger

By Linda Jacobson — April 03, 2007 1 min read

California

In the position, which does not require confirmation by the state Senate, he will serve as an educator adviser to the governor.

A former principal and district superintendent, Mr. Long, 67, began his education career in 1961 as a teacher and athletic coach in Sheffield, Iowa.

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A version of this article appeared in the April 04, 2007 edition of Education Week