October 20, 2014U.S. Education Secretary Duncan to Visit San Francisco, Spotlighting Economic Value of a Quality Education for All
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to San Francisco for events Monday and Tuesday aimed at spotlighting the economic benefits to America of developing excellence in education – from cradle to career.
October 17, 2014U.S. Education Department Takes School Environment Listening Tour for Native American Students to Anchorage, Alaska
The White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education (WHIAIANE), in partnership with the First Alaskans Institute and the First Alaskans Elders and Youth Conference, will conduct the second session of the WHIAIANE School Environment Listening Tour on Tuesday, Oct. 21, in Anchorage, Alaska.
October 17, 2014Under Secretary Ted Mitchell to Address American Association of State Colleges and Universities' Annual Meeting
Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will address the annual meeting of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities on Monday, Oct. 20, in Washington, D.C.
October 16, 2014Education Secretary Arne Duncan Will Honor School Leaders at the National Association of Elementary School Principals’ Annual Gala
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver remarks honoring school leaders at the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) 2014 National Distinguished Principals awards gala on Friday, Oct. 17, at 7 p.m. ET, at the Capital Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C.
October 16, 2014
Catherine E. Lhamon, assistant secretary for civil rights at the U.S. Department of Education, will discuss on Friday in Chicago the Office for Civil Rights' work to reduce racial disparities in school discipline.
October 15, 2014Under Secretary of Education Ted Mitchell to Give George Washington Leadership Lecture at Mount Vernon, Virginia
Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will explore citizenship and civic education when he delivers the annual George Washington Leadership Lecture at 7 p.m. ET on Thursday, Oct. 16, at Mount Vernon, Virginia.
October 15, 2014Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton to Discuss the Role of HBCUs in Achieving Equal Opportunity for All During Visit to Morehouse College
Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will give remarks at Morehouse College's Crown Forum on Thursday, Oct. 16, at the Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel on campus.
October 14, 2014
Deputy Secretary Jim Shelton will give remarks at the Equity Policy Project Roundtable hosted by the American Institutes for Research (AIR) at 11:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, Oct. 15, in Washington, D.C. Shelton will discuss the importance of technology, innovation and opportunity in achieving educational equity.
October 14, 2014Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Catherine E. Lhamon, Deputy Director of the Office of English Language Acquisition Marianna Vinson to Deliver Keynote Remarks at Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents' Annual Education Summit
Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Catherine E.
October 8, 2014Senior U.S. Education Official to Participate in Appalachian Regional Commission’s “Investing in Appalachia’s Youth” 2014 Conference
Lucy Johnson, deputy assistant secretary for rural outreach, will participate in two panel discussions at the Appalachian Regional Commission’s “Investing in Appalachia’s Youth” 2014 Conference on Thursday, Oct. 9 at the Marriott Shoals Hotel in Florence, Alabama.