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April 14, 2014

Acting Under Secretary of Education Jamienne Studley to Speak in Orlando at the Association of Governing Boards’ National Conference on Trusteeship

National Conference on Trusteeship with AGB President Rick Legon at 8 a.m. on Monday, April 14, in Orlando, Fla. Studley will discuss the president’s proposal to develop a college rating system that informs students and encourages institutions to improve and innovate. She will also discuss other department initiatives relating to higher education.

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April 12, 2014

Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley to Speak in Chicago at the Higher Learning Commission Annual Conference on Quality in Higher Education

Acting Under Secretary of Education Jamienne Studley will deliver remarks during the Presidents Program Luncheon at the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) Annual Conference on Quality in Higher Education on Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Chicago.

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April 11, 2014

Acting Under Secretary of Education Jamienne Studley to Lead Workshop on Ensuring Student Success at AFT's National Higher Education Issues Conference

Acting Under Secretary of Education Jamienne Studley will deliver remarks at the American Federation of Teacher’s (AFT) National Higher Education Issues Conference on Friday, April 11, in Baltimore, Md.

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April 10, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education Duncan to Deliver Remarks at NYU’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver brief remarks in advance of New York State Education Commissioner Dr. John B. King Jr.’s address to students and education professionals at New York University's Wagner School on Thursday, April 10.

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April 10, 2014

Deputy Secretary of Education to Keynote Luncheon at Citizen Schools’ Hill Day in Washington, D.C.

Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will give luncheon remarks at the Citizen Schools' Hill Day on Thursday, April 10, at the Capitol Visitors Center in Washington, D.C. Shelton will discuss the administration’s commitment to closing the opportunity gap, expanded early learning, evidence-based practices and the value of community and school partnerships.

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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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