Obama Administration to Announce 2014 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools and District Sustainability Awards
Acting Chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality Mike Boots will join U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on Tuesday, April 22, in announcing via webcast the 2014 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools award honorees.
Ivory Toldson, Deputy Director of HBCU White House Initiative, to Lead Panel at National Council on Educating Black Children’s Annual Convention in New Orleans
Ivory Toldson, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), will moderate a panel at the annual convention of the National Council on Educating Black Children at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, April, 18, in New Orleans. A question and answer session will follow the panel discussion.
Senior Advisor to the Secretary and Director of International Affairs to Keynote University of Massachusetts’s Distinguished International Lecture Series
Maureen McLaughlin, senior advisor to the Secretary and director of international affairs, will discuss the “U.S. Department of Education’s International Strategy: Succeeding Globally through Education and Engagement” on April 17 at the University of Massachusetts in Boston.
Assistant Secretary Catherine E. Lhamon to Highlight the Importance of Civil Rights in Education During Two Panel Discussions at UCLA and the Mendez Learning Center
Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Catherine E. Lhamon will visit Los Angeles on Monday, April 14, to participate in two panel discussions on the importance of civil rights in education. The first panel is at 11:30 a.m.
Acting Under Secretary of Education Jamienne Studley to Speak in Orlando at the Association of Governing Boards’ National Conference on Trusteeship
National Conference on Trusteeship with AGB President Rick Legon at 8 a.m. on Monday, April 14, in Orlando, Fla. Studley will discuss the president’s proposal to develop a college rating system that informs students and encourages institutions to improve and innovate. She will also discuss other department initiatives relating to higher education.
Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley to Speak in Chicago at the Higher Learning Commission Annual Conference on Quality in Higher Education
Acting Under Secretary of Education Jamienne Studley will deliver remarks during the Presidents Program Luncheon at the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) Annual Conference on Quality in Higher Education on Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Chicago.
David Johns, Executive Director of White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, to Participate in Several Events at University of Akron’s 7th Annual Black Male SummitDavid Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, will take part in several events Friday-Saturday, April 11-12, at the University of Akron’s 7th annual Blac
Executive Director of White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans Alejandra Ceja to Visit Aurora for Discussion with Boys II Men Group
Alejandra Ceja, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (Initiative), will lead a roundtable discussion with students, alumni, mentors and leaders of Boys II Men (B2M) at 1 p.m.
Acting Under Secretary of Education Jamienne Studley to Lead Workshop on Ensuring Student Success at AFT's National Higher Education Issues Conference
Acting Under Secretary of Education Jamienne Studley will deliver remarks at the American Federation of Teacher’s (AFT) National Higher Education Issues Conference on Friday, April 11, in Baltimore, Md.
U.S. Secretary of Education Duncan to Deliver Remarks at NYU’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver brief remarks in advance of New York State Education Commissioner Dr. John B. King Jr.’s address to students and education professionals at New York University's Wagner School on Thursday, April 10.