Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Alison- Health, Education, Welfare
Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare was a cabinet position from 1953 to 1979. The department was later changed into two different positions, Secretary of Education and Secretary of Health and Human Service. Department of Education looks to promote success in education for United States Students. They work to create programs that will help create equal opportunities to all Americans in the public school system with programs like financial aid. Often they focus on key education topics that students need to improve upon. Health and Human Service department works to provide essential human service to all Americans, but especially those who are unable to help themselves. The department has over 300 programs targeted to improving the quality of life of all Americans.