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October 21, 2010

U.S. Education Secretary Duncan to Address National FFA Convention Thursday in Indianapolis

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will address the National FFA Organization convention Thursday afternoon in Indianapolis. More than 14,000 are expected for the event at Conseco Fieldhouse, located at 125 S. Pennsylvania St.

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October 21, 2010

Department Official to Discuss STEM Education and Initiatives to Spur Education Innovation at Project Lead The Way’s National Innovation Summit

Jim Shelton, assistant deputy secretary for the Office of Innovation and Improvement, will provide keynote remarks at Project Lead The Way’s National Innovation Summit Thursday, Oct. 21 in Washington, D.C. Shelton will talk about the Department’s programs and initiatives that support educational innovations aimed at enriching the learning experience in both schools and communities.

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October 21, 2010

Assistant Secretary Posny to Visit Maryland School for the Deaf in Frederick

Dr. Alexa Posny, assistant secretary for the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, will visit the Maryland School for the Deaf (MSD) Thursday in Frederick.

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October 20, 2010

Senior Education Official Greg Darnieder to Deliver Keynote Speech at Phi Delta Kappa Dinner Meeting in Fairfax

On Wednesday, Greg Darnieder, senior advisor to the Secretary on the College Access Initiative, will deliver the keynote speech at the Northern Virginia Chapter 1144 Phi Delta Kappa dinner meeting at the Country Club of Fairfax, Va. Phi Delta Kappa focuses on leadership, service and research in education.

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October 21, 2010

Assistant Secretary Brenda Dann-Messier to Deliver Opening Remarks at Annual Career Conference in Dallas

On Thursday, Brenda Dann-Messier, assistant secretary for Vocational and Adult Education, will deliver opening remarks at the National Career Pathways Network (NCPN) Annual Conference in Dallas, TX.

October 20, 2010

Education Department Assistant Secretary to Address Committee on Measures of Student Success at Inaugural Meeting

Eduardo Ochoa, assistant secretary for the Office of Postsecondary Education, will deliver remarks at the inaugural meeting of the Committee on Measures of Student Success on Wednesday, Oct. 20, at 12:30 p.m. The event will take place at the U.S. Department of Education Eighth Floor Conference Center at 1990 K St. N.W. in Washington, D.C.

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October 20, 2010

Department Senior Official to Discuss National Educational Technology Plan At National School board Association’s Technology and Learning Conference

The U.S. Department of Education's Karen Cator will discuss the National Educational Technology Plan and how technology is shaping the future of education in America during the National School Board Association’s (NSBA) Technology and Learning Conference Wednesday, Oct. 20 in Phoenix, Ariz.

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October 19, 2010

U.S. Department of Education Senior Official to Visit Bay Area, Hold Youth Forum and Meet with AmeriCorps Volunteers

Alberto Retana, director of community outreach at the U.S. Department of Education, will visit Oakland, Ca. from Tuesday-Wednesday, Oct. 19-20. On Tuesday, Retana will hold a Youth Listening Tour Event with 70-80 youth, grades 6-12, from various Oakland-area youth groups.

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October 19, 2010

Education Secretary Duncan Will Announce Winner of 2010 Broad Prize, Address the Council on Foreign Relations in New York on Tuesday

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will be in New York City on Tuesday, Oct. 19, for two events.

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October 18, 2010

Press Conference Call with Secretary Duncan 5:30 p.m. EDT Monday on Hispanic Academic Achievement

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will hold a press conference call with reporters at 5:30 p.m. ET/2:30 p.m. PT Monday to preview the executive order that President Obama will sign Tuesday, aimed at helping raise academic achievement for Hispanic Americans.

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