December 9, 2014Senior U.S. Department of Education Official to Keynote Oregon Leadership Network's Fall Leadership Institute
Libia Gil, assistant deputy secretary and director of the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of English Language Acquisition, will deliver the keynote address to the Oregon Leadership Network's (OLN) Fall Leadership Institute at 8:30 a.m.
December 8, 2014
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will participate in the White House Summit on Early Education, hosted by President Obama on Wednesday, Dec. 10. Duncan will moderate Panel 1: Public Investment Leadership to Expand Early Education.
December 5, 2014Secretary Duncan, Attorney General Holder to Make Announcement on Providing Quality Education Services for America’s Confined Youth
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will make an announcement at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 8, in Alexandria, Virginia, aimed at providing quality educational services for youth in correctional facilities as part of President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative.
December 5, 2014Deputy Secretary of Education to Participate in Summit that Highlights Importance of Technology in Education Reform
Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will discuss the importance of technology in education reform at the second annual Education Innovation Summit on Saturday, Dec. 6, in Washington, D.C. He also will address the important role that technology plays in bridging the education gap, especially among students of color and children attending schools in rural areas.
December 4, 2014Senior U.S. Education Official Michael Yudin to Discuss Preparing Students with Disabilities to Transition to College and Careers at TASH's 39th Annual Conference
Michael Yudin, acting assistant secretary for the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, will participate in a Town Hall session at TASH's 39th annual conference, on Friday, Dec.
December 3, 2014
U.S. Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education Deborah Delisle and Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Catherine E. Lhamon will participate in TASH's 39th annual conference, on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014 at the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel.
December 3, 2014U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Give Opening Remarks at White House College Opportunity Day of Action
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give opening remarks at the second College Opportunity Day of Action at 9 a.m. ET on Thursday, Dec. 4, in Washington, D.C.
December 3, 2014Senior Education Official to Deliver Opening Remarks at Event Honoring Organizations That Help Students Graduate High School College- and Career-ReadyAssistant Deputy Secretary Nadya Chinoy Dabby will deliver opening remarks today at an event in Washington, D.C., to honor organizations that help students graduate from high school ready for college or a career. The event is being hosted by DC Promise Neighborhood (DCPNI) and AT&T.
December 2, 2014
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join mayors from around the country to discuss their role in helping to advance high-quality education, especially for the neediest children at Politico’s “What Works” Summit in Washington, D.C.
December 2, 2014Executive Director of White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans to Keynote Askwith Forum at Harvard Graduate School of Education
David Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans (WHIEEAA), will be the guest speaker at an Askwith Forum hosted by the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) at 5:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Dec. 2, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.