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.
October 7, 2014U.S. Education, Labor Secretaries to Spotlight Investments in Skills Training in Springfield, Massachusetts
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E.
October 6, 2014U.S. Department of Education Launches First-Ever School Environment Listening Tour for Native American Students
The White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education (WHIAIANE) and the U.S.
October 6, 2014State and Local Representatives to Join Officials from Five Federal Agencies and the White House for Visit to Maryland Schools as part of Annual Green Strides Best Practices Tour – ‘Healthy Schools, High-Achieving Students’
Senior officials from five federal agencies and the White House, accompanied by state and local officials, will visit Maryland schools in Severna Park, Ellicott City, and Silver Spring on Wednesday, Oct. 8 as part of the second annual Green Strides Best Practices Tour of U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools. Healthy Schools, High-Achieving Students
October 2, 2014Executive Director of White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics to Address Latinas Think Big Innovation Summit in California
Alejandra Ceja, Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (WHIEEH), will discuss the importance of STEM education for Latinas at the Latinas Think Big Innovation Summit on Friday, Oct. 3, at 3 p.m.
September 29, 2014Senior U.S. Education Official to Participate in the 10th Annual NALEO National Summit on the State of Latino Education
Deputy Assistant Secretary Scott Sargrad, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, will participate in a panel at the 10th Annual National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) National Summit on the State of Latino Education on Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 10 a.m. ET at the Westin Georgetown in Washington, D.C.
September 29, 2014Senior U.S. Education Official Joseph South to Deliver Remarks at Annual EDUCAUSE Conference in Orlando
Joseph South, deputy director of the Office of Educational Technology, will deliver remarks at the annual EDUCAUSE conference on Tuesday, Sept. 30 in Orlando, Florida.
September 29, 2014