June 3, 2015Deputy Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans to Discuss Ending School-to-Prison Pipeline at NAACP Legal Defense Fund and Dignity in Schools Event in Washington, D.C.
Khalilah Harris, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, will discuss efforts the Initiative is taking to raise awareness around promising practices to end the school-to-prison pipeline, including use of the Department’s
June 2, 2015Executive Director of White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans to Participate in Big Brothers Big Sisters National Conference in Philadelphia
David Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, will participate in the Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) National Conference in Philadelphia on Wednesday, June 3.
June 1, 2015U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Recognize U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools, District Sustainability Awardees, and Postsecondary Sustainability Awardees
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, Managing Director of the White House Council on Environmental Quality Christy Goldfuss, and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Education Director Louisa Koch will honor the U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools, District Sustainability Awardees, and Postsecondary Sustainability Awardees at 2 p.m.
May 29, 2015
As part of the Obama Administration's Generation Indigenous (Gen I) initiative to remove barriers standing between Native youth and opportunities to succeed, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and U.S.
May 26, 2015White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics Officials to Attend Announcement of Broward County Public Schools "Latinos in Action"
Alejandra Ceja, executive director and Maribel Duran, chief of staff of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, will visit Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) in Florida on Wednesday, May 27 for a day of activities to announce the launch of “Latinos in Action,” BCPS’s “
May 21, 2015
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will host a roundtable discussion with students, parents and community partners who are working together to expand opportunities for youths in Philadelphia on Friday, May 22.
May 19, 2015U.S. Under Secretary Mitchell to Deliver Commencement Address at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Education Graduation Ceremony
May 12, 2015Secretary Duncan to Visit Denver for Native Youth Roundtable, Basketball Clinic, School Visit, Denver Education Compact Luncheon, and Deliver Commencement Address
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit Denver May 13-14 for a roundtable with Native youth; a basketball clinic; a school visit; a luncheon with the Denver Education Compact; and keynote remarks at Community College of Denver's graduation ceremony.
May 11, 2015U.S. Education Secretary to Give Remarks at Fourth National Summit on Youth Violence Prevention in Arlington, Virginia
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give welcoming remarks at the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention on Tuesday, May 12, in Arlington, Va.
May 11, 2015
The U.S. Department of Education and the Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD) will present Museums: pARTners in Learning 2015,with an opening program and ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Department’s headquarters at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 12.