October 29, 2014
Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will give remarks at the National Board for Education Sciences’ (NBES) Fall Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 30 in Washington, D.C.
October 29, 2014Deputy Secretary Jim Shelton to Participate in SUNY Critical Issues in Higher Education Conference in New York City
Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will take part in a State University of New York (SUNY) Critical Issues in Higher Education conference at 11:30 a.m. ET on Thursday, Oct. 30, in New York City.
October 29, 2014Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and U.S. Department of Education Staff Members to Share Their “Day in the Life of a Principal” Experiences from Principal Shadowing Week
In honor of National Principals Month, Education Secretary Arne Duncan and U.S. Department of Education staff spent time this week shadowing principals in schools across the country to learn more about the rewards and challenges school leaders face every day, as well as principals’ roles in ensuring high-quality education. On Thursday, Oct. 30 at 4 p.m.
October 28, 2014Senior U.S. Education Official Michael Yudin to Address 2014 National PBIS Leadership Forum in Rosemont, Illinois
Michael Yudin, acting assistant secretary for the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, will address the 2014 National Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports (PBIS)
October 27, 2014Secretary Duncan to Discuss the Importance of School Leadership at the Tennessee Educational Leadership Conference (LEAD)
U.S. Secretary Arne Duncan will speak at the Tennessee Educational Leadership Conference (LEAD) on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee. Duncan will highlight the progress in Tennessee and the importance of strong school leadership in the transition to new standards and assessments to make sure all students are prepared for college and careers.
October 27, 2014Deputy Secretary Jim Shelton to Address Aspen Institute’s Opportunity Youth Incentive Fund Convening
Deputy Secretary Jim Shelton will give keynote remarks at the Aspen Institute’s convening of the inaugural grantees of its Opportunity Youth Incentive Fund at 9:15 a.m. MT on Tuesday, Oct. 28, in Aspen, Colorado.
October 24, 2014Office of Educational Technology Director Richard Culatta, Deputy Director Joseph South to Address SETDA Leadership Summit in Arlington, Virginia
Richard Culatta, director of the Office of Educational Technology (OET), will be a panelist on "Data and Student Privacy" at the 2014 State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) Leadership Summit on Monday, Oct. 27 in Arlington, Virginia. He will discuss policy issues regarding broadband and device access for students.
October 24, 2014Under Secretary Ted Mitchell to Participate in Panel Discussion on Restoring Investment in Higher Education
Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will participate on a panel on the need to revitalize investment in higher education at a Center for American Progress event at 10 a.m. ET on Monday, Oct. 28, in Washington, D.C.
October 24, 2014
Secretary Duncan will travel to Columbus, Ohio on Monday to discuss achievements in rural education and the importance of high-quality education to prepare all students for a successful future. Secretary Duncan will host two roundtable discussions and speak at a forum at the Hilton Polaris Hotel in Columbus.
October 24, 2014Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton to Discuss Role of Technology in Education, Entrepreneurship During Platform Summit 2014 at Morehouse College
Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will discuss educational technology, innovation in education and entrepreneurship at the Platform Summit 2014 at Morehouse College in Atlanta on Saturday, Oct. 25, at The Ray Charles Performing Arts Center.