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Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 09/28/2011

Obama’s back-to-school speech: Live tweets and video

(AP - Obama spoke on the Bush-era “No Child Left Behind” law last week.)
Beginning at 1:30 p.m. EST, President Obama will address Banneker High School students in an annual back-to-school speech.

Among the prepared remarks:

“You guys are growing up faster and interacting with the wider world in a way that old folks like me didn’t have to.”

View live video beginning and D.C. Schools Insider Bill Turque’s live tweets after the jump:

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