June 22, 2015Senior Officials to Participate in Institute for National Family and Community Engagement Conference in Chicago
Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the U.S.
June 19, 2015Senior Department of Education Official to Discuss Link Between Education and Financial Literacy at African American Festival in Baltimore
Khalilah Harris, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, will participate in a panel discussion on financial empowerment at the African American Festival in Baltimore, Maryland.
June 19, 2015U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Deliver Remarks at 2015 U.S. Presidential Scholars Medallion Ceremony, Arts Scholars to Perform at Kennedy Center
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give remarks and participate in the medallion ceremony honoring the 2015 U.S. Presidential Scholars at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C., on Sunday, June 21, at 7:30 p.m. ET.
June 18, 2015Civil Rights Assistant Secretary Catherine E. Lhamon to Deliver Opening Address at National Convention of American Association of University Women
Catherine E. Lhamon, assistant secretary for civil rights at the U.S. Department of Education, will deliver the opening address at the 2015 national convention of the American Association of University Women Friday in San Diego.
June 17, 2015Deputy Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans to Deliver Commencement Address at Mastery Charter School in Philadelphia
Khalilah Harris, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans (WHIEEAA), will deliver the commencement address for Mastery Charter School, Shoemaker campus, in Philadelphia on Thursday, June 18, 2015. Commencement ceremonies will take place at Temple University.
June 16, 2015White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics Hosts the 2015 Early Learning Symposium in Chicago
The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (Initiative) will host a 2015 Early Learning Symposium entitled, “Fulfilling America’s Future: Research, Practice, and Poli
June 12, 2015U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan's Visit to Baltimore to Focus on Engaging the Community in Keeping Children Safe and Healthy
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit Baltimore on Monday, June 15, for a series of events focused on engaging the community in keeping children safe, healthy and involved in continuous learning during the summer.
June 12, 2015
June 11, 2015Executive Director for White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics to Provide Remarks at Enroll America’s National Conference
Alejandra Ceja, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (Initiative) will highlight the importance of increasing access to and awareness of key health resources for students attending institutions of higher education, as well as encouraging collaboration between P-12 schools,
June 8, 2015U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Visit Denver for Town Hall Meeting on Teachers and Panel Discussion on College and Career Readiness
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit Denver June 9-10 for a town hall meeting on the importance of strong and effective classroom teachers at the University of Colorado Denver and a Clinton Global Initiative panel discussion on college and career readiness.