About Jack Jennings

Jack Jennings

Jack Jennings

Jack Jennings is the former president and CEO for the Center on Education Policy, a Washington, D.C.-based nonpartisan, nonprofit education research organization. From 1967 to 1994, he served as subcommittee staff director and then as a general counsel for the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Education and Labor.

Jack Jennings: Curriculum Vitae

The Evolution of the Center on Education Policy: From An Idea to a Major Influence

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After graduating from the Northwestern University School of Law, and being sworn into the bar, Jack Jennings went to Washington, DC to begin what became a career in politics and education policy that has continued for more than fifty years.

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