To find new and better ways to improve life outcomes for all students, including boys and young men of color, more than 150 students, teachers, data scientists, developers and others joined in a My Brother's Keeper "Data Jam."
The U.S. Departments of Education and Health and Human Services have announced a new, $250 million grant competition to expand the reach of high-quality preschool. All states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico are eligible to apply by Oct. 14.
More than 400 colleges and universities have affirmed their commitment to assist veterans and servicemembers in transitioning to higher education, completing their college programs, obtaining career-ready skills and achieving success.
Last month President Obama signed a law that seeks to maximize opportunities for all youth and adults to succeed in postsecondary education and in high-skill, high-wage, and high-demand jobs. It's called the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) and you now have the opportunity to provide feedback.
Help kids stay active and engaged in learning this summer by taking advantage of the warmer weather to explore the outdoors, with information regarding activities from the National Park Service, U.S. Fish Wildlife Service, and more in the Federal Registry for Educational Excellence (FREE).