January 11, 2016
As part of his first month in office, Acting U.S. Secretary of Education John King will launch an "Opportunity Across America" tour to meet with students, teachers, principals, parents and community leaders in four states and Washington, D.C.
January 7, 2016Senior Official to Encourage Students to Reach Higher at Roosevelt High School Visit and Jack and Jill Empowerment Summit in New York
Khalilah Harris, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans (Initiative), will hold a roundtable discussion with about 15 students from 9th-12th grade at Roosevelt High School on Friday, Jan. 8 in Roosevelt, New York.
January 7, 2016U.S. Department of Education, National Board for Professional Teaching Standards and ASCD to Hold Leadership Lab in Albuquerque, New Mexico
The U.S. Department of Education, National Board for Professional Teaching Standards and new third partner ASCD will hold a Teach to Lead Leadership Lab on Friday, Jan.
December 17, 2015U.S. Education Under Secretary Ted Mitchell to Give Remarks at National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality, Integrity Biannual Meeting
December 16, 2015
John King, senior advisor delegated duties of deputy secretary of education, will deliver remarks at the Second Chance Act Conference on Thursday, Dec.
December 11, 2015Senior Obama Administration Officials to Participate in African American Women's Civic Leaders Education Events
The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, facilitated by Khalilah Harris, deputy director, will host an African American Women's Civic Leaders Education Policy Briefing at the U.S.
December 10, 2015John King to Discuss Every Student Succeeds Act, Education Equity and the Importance of Partnerships at USCCF and NAACP Event in Washington, D.C.
John King, senior advisor delegated duties of deputy secretary of education, will give remarks at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USCCF) and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) event on Dec.
December 8, 2015
John King, delegated deputy secretary of education, and Lisa Gelobter, a senior advisor and member of President Obama’s U.S.
December 4, 2015Secretary Duncan, Delegated Deputy Secretary King to Give Brief Remarks at Teach to Lead Supporter Summit at US Department of Education
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and John King, senior advisor delegated duties of deputy secretary of education, will both speak at the Teach to Lead Supporter Summit on Monday, December 7, at the U.S. Department of Education in Washington, D.C. The summit is hosted by the U.S.
December 2, 2015Executive Director of White House Initiative on HBCUs to Lead Panel Discussion at National Black Caucus State Legislators Conference
Ivory Toldson, executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), will lead a panel discussion on the future of HBCUs at the 39th Annual National Black Caucus of State Legislators (NBCSL) Conference on Thursday, Dec. 3 in Los Angeles.