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April 09, 2014

Assistant Secretary Catherine E. Lhamon to Discuss Civil Rights Data Collection at Justice Department Event

Catherine E. Lhamon, assistant secretary for civil rights at the U.S. Department of Education, will speak to the quarterly meeting of the Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention on Wednesday at the Justice Department.

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April 09, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education to Give Remarks at the National Action Network’s Annual Convention in New York City

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give remarks at the National Action Network’s 15th annual convention on Wednesday, April 9, in New York City. He will deliver remarks during the convention’s Keepers of the Dream Awards Dinner. The convention honors the legacy of Dr.

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April 09, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education to Visit Schools in Delaware to Celebrate the Four-Year Anniversary of Race to the Top and Highlight the State’s Progress

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to Wilmington, Del., on Wednesday to celebrate the four-year anniversary of the Race to the Top (RTT) program and highlight the progress made through the state’s $119 million Race to the Top grant. In the morning, Duncan will join Gov.

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April 08, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education and Senior Staff to Participate in National Family Engagement Conference in Cincinnati

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and senior Department officials will participate in the Institute for Educational Leadership’s National Family Engagement Conference on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 8−9, in Cincinnati. On April 8, Duncan will host a Twitter Chat with parents and educators attending the conference at 9 p.m. ET.

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April 08, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education to Deliver Keynote at Save the Children Advocacy Summit

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver keynote remarks at the Save the Children Advocacy Summit on Tuesday, April 8 in Washington, D.C.

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April 05, 2014

White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans Executive Director David Johns to Address Council of Urban Boards of Education

David Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, will address a meeting of the Council of Urban Boards of Education (CUBE) as part of the National School Boards Association's annual conference Saturday in New Orleans.

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April 07, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education to Join Panel Discussion on Recruiting Diverse, Talented Teachers

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join students, teachers and other education professionals for a panel discussion on recruiting the next generation of teaching professionals at George Washington University on Monday, April 7. A question-and-answer session will follow.

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April 07, 2014

Civil Rights Assistant Secretary Catherine Lhamon to Participate in Longwood University Symposium

Catherine E. Lhamon, assistant secretary for civil rights at the U.S. Department of Education, will serve as a panelist in a discussion on Virginia’s civil rights and education history at a Longwood University Symposium marking the 50th anniversary of the Prince Edward Free Schools Movement on Monday, April 7 in Farmville, Va.

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April 06, 2014

Director of Educational Technology to Serve as Panelist at AERA Conference

Richard Culatta, director of the Office of Educational Technology, will serve as a panelist at the annual meeting of the American Education Research Association (AERA) on Sunday, April 6 in Philadelphia, Pa.

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