September 16, 2014U.S. Secretary of Education to Discuss the Importance of Early Learning in Building a Strong Foundation for Children's Future
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver remarks on Wednesday, Sept. 17, during the Strong Start for Children event, starting at 9:30 a.m. ET in front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.
September 16, 2014U.S. Deputy Education Secretary Shelton to Address Opening Session of Social Innovation Fund Conference
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will address the opening plenary session and town hall meeting of the Social Innovation Fund’s annual grantee conference Wednesday in Washington, D.C.
September 12, 2014White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics Official to Address University of Central Florida's Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff Luncheon
Marco Davis, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, will address the University of Central Florida's Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff Luncheon Monday at the university's main campus in Orlando, Florida.
September 12, 2014Federal Health and Education Officials to visit Colorado as part of Annual Green Strides Best Practices Tour–'Healthy Schools, High-Achieving Students'
U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools Director Andrea Falken, and Abby Hugill, with the Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), accompanied by state and local officials, will visit Douglas County School District and Boulder Valley Public Schools, as well as other Denver area schools, in Colorado Sept.
September 11, 2014Senior Department Official to Discuss Challenges and Opportunities for English Learners at Conference in San Francisco
Libia Gil, assistant deputy secretary and director of the U.S.
September 10, 2014Acting Assistant Secretary Yudin, Mayor Dean to Spotlight Vanderbilt's Susan Gray School; Event to Focus on Quality Early Learning Programs and Parent Engagement
Michael Yudin, acting assistant secretary for the U.S.
September 10, 2014
Richard Culatta, director of the Office of Educational Technology (OET), will attend the fourth annual Atlantic Technologies Education Forum on Thursday, September 11 in Washington, D.C., and speak on the panel titled “Surveying the Landscape of Educational Entrepreneurship.” The forum will examine new polices and tools that a
September 8, 2014U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Wrap Up Fifth Annual Back-to-School Bus Tour with Stops in Nashville and Memphis, Tennessee
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will wrap up his fifth annual back-to-school bus tour on Wednesday, Sept. 10, with events in Nashville and Memphis, Tennessee.
September 8, 2014
September 5, 2014White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics Launches "Back-to-School" Tour with Stops in Arkansas and Georgia
The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (WHIEEH) will kick off its 2014 Back-to-School Tour with stops that begin in Springdale, Arkansas, and conclude in Gwinnett County, Georgia. The tour, Monday-Wednesday, Sept.