Higher Learning Advocates Congratulates Dr. Miguel Cardona, Newly Confirmed Secretary of Education

WASHINGTON — Higher Learning Advocates congratulates Dr. Miguel Cardona on his confirmation as Secretary of Education. Executive Director Julie Peller made the following statement regarding his confirmation:

“Higher Learning Advocates congratulates Secretary Cardona and looks forward to working with the Secretary and Department of Education over the coming years. We are inspired by the Secretary’s commitment to today’s students, shaped by his experience in higher education, and are excited to serve as a resource to the Department on issues concerning higher learning.”  


Higher Learning Advocates is a bipartisan non-profit organization that advocates for solutions to break down systemic barriers and support the success of today’s students in their pursuit of education and skills development beyond high school. We advance federal policies that create transparent pathways to success, incentivize innovation, protect students and taxpayers, and improve student outcomes.