February 24, 2014
I want to thank Jim Steyer and Common Sense Media for bringing this event together and starting this important dialogue – and for your tireless efforts to keep the digital world that our kids inhabit safe and healthy.
November 15, 2011
Following is a statement today by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the "Connect to Compete" Initiative.
September 16, 2011
Thank you so much Josneil.
September 15, 2011
I'm excited to be here to celebrate the launch of the 2011 competition, and its potential to propel a quantum leap forward in education reform. We're on the verge of harnessing education's power to unleash the full measure of human potential.
July 13, 2011
June 24, 2011
The Education Department's Office of Educational Technology (OET) will host booth #3212 and make several presentations at the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference in Philadelphia June 25-July1.
May 26, 2011Department of Education Issues Guidance on Rights of Students With Disabilities When Educational Institutions Use Technology
Today, the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) issued guidance through Dear Colleague Letters to elementary and secondary schools and institutions of higher education along with a Frequently Asked Questions document on the legal obligation to provide students with disabilities an equal opportunity to enjoy the benefits of technology.
April 18, 2011
National Education Startup Challenge
March 8, 2011
Winning the Education Future: The Role of ARPA-ED
The President's 2012 budget proposes to create an Advanced Research Projects Agency for Education (ARPA-ED).
November 9, 2010
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan today released the U.S. Department of Education's plan for transforming American education through technology, a process that would create an engaging state-of-the-art, cradle-to-college school system nationwide.