U.S. Education Secretary and Grammy Award-Winning Artist John Legend Team up to Encourage Howard University Students to Pursue Teaching Careers
Editor’s Note: Updates to reflect new location and attendees.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, joined by Grammy Award-winning artist John Legend, will visit Howard University in Washington, D.C. at 11:25 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, to encourage students to choose teaching careers.
U. S. Department of Education to Hold 1st National Policy Forum to Share Best Practices for Family, School & Community Engagement
The U.S. Department of Education will hold a National Policy Forum for Family, School & Community Engagement on Tuesday, Nov. 9 at the Holiday Inn Capitol in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Secretary of Education to Release National Education Technology Plan at State Educational Technology Directors Association Forum
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give keynote remarks and release the National Education Technology Plan at the State Educational Technology Directors Association Education Forum Tuesday, Nov. 9 at the Gaylord National Hotel in National Harbor, Md.
Lynnae Ruttledge, commissioner of the U.S. Department of Education's Rehabilitation Services Administration, will travel to San Diego for appearances Saturday, Sunday and Monday at events related to vocational rehabilitation programs for people with disabilities.
U.S. Department of Education Senior Advisor to give Remarks at the 18th National Quality Education Conference
U.S. Department of Education Senior Advisor Jo Anderson will deliver the keynote address on Sunday, Nov. 7 at the 18th National Quality in Education Conference. A question and answer session will follow his remarks.
U.S. Education Secretary to Observe Veterans Day by Participating in Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at Manor View Elementary School on Fort Meade Military Post
EDITOR’S NOTE: In order to obtain security clearance required by the military post, reporters must RSVP no later than Wednesday, Nov. 10, to Sandra Van Vloten, (410) 821-8220 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana to Keynote New York State Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages' Annual Conference
U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana will deliver a plenary keynote address at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, at the New York State Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages’ 40th annual conference in Albany, N.Y.
Director of White House Hispanic Education Initiative to Discuss Hispanic Academic Achievement at Los Angeles Panel
Juan Sepulveda, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, will participate in a panel discussion with Hispanic leaders Monday in Los Angeles, examining the educational disparities affecting Latinos and identifying solutions to help Latino students reach their academic potential.
Assistant Deputy Secretary to Deliver Opening Remarks at Safe and Drug-Free Schools Conference in Oklahoma City
Kevin Jennings, assistant deputy secretary of the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools, will address the importance of creating safe, supportive school environments at the Oklahoma State Department of Education's Safe and Drug-Free Schools Conference.