February 9, 2015U.S. Department of Education Senior Official to Discuss College Access and Student Success at GEAR UP Workshop
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Higher Education Programs James T. Minor will give remarks at the National Council for Community and Education Partnerships’ Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) Capacity-Building Workshop in Philadelphia on Tuesday, Feb. 10.
February 9, 2015
February 6, 2015Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans to Discuss Federal Efforts to Improve Educational Outcomes for Students at African-American Student Summit at UNLV
David Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, will participate in an African-American student summit titled "Giving a Voice to Student Perspective and Vision" today, Feb. 6, at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
February 6, 2015Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans to Participate in Summit on Improving Educational Outcomes for African-American Students
David Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans (WHIEEAA), will give closing remarks at a summit titled "Aligning for Black Excellence in Higher Education" on Saturday, Feb. 7, at the University of Southern California (USC).
February 6, 2015Secretary Duncan to Visit Washington, D.C. School to Discuss the Importance of Innovation and Creativity in Education
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit Cardozo Education Campus on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, to tour Aris Pangilinan's classroom and see students demonstrate projects that both exemplify what innovation can look like in a school and highlight the creativity of students and teachers.
February 5, 2015Senior Education Official to Hold Roundtable Discussion on Expanding Quality Education for All in Georgia
John King, senior advisor delegated duties of Deputy Secretary of Education, will visit Atlanta, Georgia, for two events on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015.
February 4, 2015Deputy Assistant Secretary to Discuss Importance of Early Learning and Family/Community Engagement at National Title I Conference in Salt Lake City
U.S. Department of Education Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy and Early Learning Libby Doggett will moderate two panel discussions on Thursday and Friday, Feb. 5 – 6, at the 2015 National Title I Conference in Salt Lake City. Additional senior staff from the Department also will participate in the conference.
February 2, 2015U.S. Under Secretary of Education Ted Mitchell to Discuss Higher Education Issues at White House Initiative on HBCU Board of Advisors Meeting
January 29, 2015
Marco Davis, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, will participate in a panel discussion at the 2015 National Mentoring Summit on Friday, Jan. 30, at the Renaissance in Washington, D.C.
January 29, 2015Secretary Duncan joins White House and Interior Officials to Preview President’s Proposed FY2016 Budget Initiatives for Native Youth, Indian Education
WASHINGTON, D.C.– U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, U.S.