March 19, 2015White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities Official to Speak at North Carolina Central University
Ivory Toldson, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, will keynote North Carolina Central University’s “Excellence in Education” speaker series on Friday, March 20, on campus in the School of Education.
March 17, 2015Senior Official to Serve as Panelist for Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Roundtable Discussion
Khalilah Harris, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans (WHIEEAA) will serve as a panelist for the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated’s roundtable discussion on “Reversing the School-to-Prison Pipeline for African Americans and Minorities: Co
March 16, 2015U.S. Under Secretary Mitchell to Participate in Panel Discussion at American Council on Higher Education Annual Meeting
U.S. Under Secretary of Education Ted Mitchell will participate in a panel discussion examining equity and innovation in higher education at the 97th annual meeting of the American Council on Education Tuesday in Washington, D.C.
March 13, 2015Secretary Duncan, Urban League President Morial to Spotlight States Where Education Funding Shortchanges Low-Income, Minority Students
March 13, 2015White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics Executive Director to Focus on Academic Achievement and College Completion at Girl Scouts Council of the Nation’s Capital Annual Conference for Hispanic Girls
The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (Initiative) Executive Director Alejandra Ceja will participate in the 10th annual Girl Scouts Council of the Nation’s Capital Convening of Latina Youth Leaders conference this Saturday, March 14, at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia
March 13, 2015
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give luncheon remarks, followed by a question-and-answer session, at the Council of the Great City Schools Legislative Conference on Sunday, March 15, in Washington, D.C.
March 11, 2015White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics Executive Director to Discuss Importance of Financial Literacy in Latino Community at College-Savings Event in California
Alejandra Ceja, executive director for the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (Initiative), will discuss the importance of financial literacy among Latino students and parents and the need for continued investments in education at the launch of El Monte Promise Foundation’s Scholar
March 11, 2015U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Discuss Financial Literacy and Science Education at Events in Chicago on Thursday
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit Chicago on Thursday, March 12, for a discussion focusing on the importance of financial literacy for students’ future success and a panel discussion with science teachers on progress in education.
March 11, 2015Deputy Assistant Secretary Libby Doggett to Visit Bonham Pre-Kindergarten School in San Marcos, Texas
Libby Doggett, deputy assistant secretary for policy and early learning, will visit Bonham Pre-Kindergarten School in San Marcos, Texas, on Thursday, March 12, as the featured speaker for the ribbon cutting and dedication of the new facility that will house 600 students.
March 10, 2015
John King, Senior Advisor Delegated Duties of Deputy Secretary of Education, will deliver keynote remarks at the luncheon for the National Parent Teacher Association (PTA) Legislative Conference on Wednesday, March 11, at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington,