Marian Robinson, the First Lady's Mother, to Join Education Secretary Arne Duncan for Let's Read. Let's Move. Summer Enrichment Series
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will be joined by Marian Robinson, mother of First Lady Michelle Obama, and local students from the Columbia Heights Youth Club’s Reading is Fundamental (RIF) program, the Alexandria Happy Home Child Learning Center and the D.C. Bilingual Public Charter School for the Department of Education’s Let’s Read. Let’s Move.
Senior Department Official to Keynote California Association of Latino Superintendents and Administrators Summer Institute
Juan Sepulveda, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans, will give the keynote address at the 9th Annual Summer Institute of the California Association of Latino Superintendents and Administrators (CALSA) Thursday, July 22 in Carlsbad, Calif.
U.S. Department of Education Official to Participate in Office of Special Education Programs Annual Meeting
Jim Shelton, assistant deputy secretary for innovation and improvement at the U.S. Department of Education, will deliver remarks at the Department’s Office of Special Education Programs’ (OSEP) annual project directors meeting at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 22, in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary to Speak at Roots for Change: Idaho Hispanic Education Summit
U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana will discuss the importance of helping Hispanic students achieve educational excellence at the opening session of the 2nd Annual Idaho Summit on Educational Excellence About Hispanic Students on Wednesday, July 21, at 8:30 a.m. at Boise State University in Boise, Idaho.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Speak at Military Child Education Coalition 12th Annual Conference
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver remarks at the Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC) 12th Annual Conference at the Gaylord National Hotel and Conference Center, National Harbor, Maryland on Wednesday, July 21. Duncan will join 1,200 military personnel and families, educators, counselors and community leaders to discuss the unique needs of military families.
U.S. Department of Education Officials to Discuss Turning Around Low-Performing Schools at Regional Forum in Austin
U.S. Department of Education Deputy Assistant Secretary Carl Harris and Special Assistant Kandace Jones will discuss turning around low-performing schools during a regional forum at 9 a.m. Wednesday, July 21, in Austin, Texas.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Smithsonian Secretary G. Wayne Clough will convene a National Rural Education Technology Summit on Wednesday at the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter will deliver remarks to more than 650 participants attending the Council for Advancement and Support of Education’s (CASE) Summit for Advancement Leaders on Tuesday, July 20, in New York City.
Assistant Secretary Alexa Posny will address the Office of Special Education Programs' 2010 Project Directors Conference Tuesday at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C. The conference annually brings together officials involved in administering special education grants from the department.
U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana will discuss the importance of early learning and literacy instruction at the opening session of the 2010 Reading Institute in Anaheim, Calif., on Monday, July 19. This year, the U. S. Department of Education is joining with the National Institute for Literacy and the U. S.