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February 24, 2014

U.S. Department of Education Senior Official to Discuss College Access and Completion at Pima Community College in Tucson, Arizona

Kenneth Bedell, senior policy advisor in the Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, will participate in a roundtable with college officials and members of faith-based organizations on Monday, Feb. 24, at Pima Community College in Tucson, Ariz.

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February 22, 2014

Acting Deputy Secretary of Education to Deliver Keynote Remarks at EdSurge Tech for Schools Summit in Baltimore

Acting Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will deliver the keynote address at the EdSurge Tech for Schools Summit on Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Baltimore.

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February 14, 2014

Secretary Arne Duncan to Deliver Keynote Remarks at 2014 East Coast Asian American Student Union Conference in Washington D.C.

Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver keynote remarks and talk with students at the East Coast Asian American Student Union's (ECAASU) 2014 Conference on Friday, Feb. 21 at 7:35 p.m. at George Washington University, Smith Center in Washington, D.C.

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February 20, 2014

White House Initiative on HBCU’s Executive Director George Cooper to Give Keynote Address at the University of the District of Columbia’s Founder’s Day Convocation

George Cooper, the executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), will give the keynote address at UDC’s Founder's Day Convocation and Awards Program on Thursday, Feb. 20, at 10 a.m., in Washington, D.C.

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February 20, 2014

U.S. Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education Deb Delisle to Give Remarks at National Association of School Psychologists 2014 Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.

U.S. Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education Deb Delisle will give remarks at the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) Annual Conference on Feb. 20 in Washington, D.C.

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February 19, 2014

Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley to Give Opening Remarks at the Initial Negotiated Rulemaking Session on Program Integrity and Improvement

Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley will give opening remarks at the first of three negotiated rulemaking sessions being convened by the U.S. Department of Education, which will focus on Program Integrity and Improvement.

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February 19, 2014

White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans to Host Discussion on Reducing Disparities and Promoting Positive School Discipline to Ensure Educational Excellence for African Americans

As part of African American History Month, the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans will host a discussion Wednesday at the Education Department in Washington on, "Reducing Disparities and Promoting Positive School Discipline to Ensure Educational Excellence for African Americans."

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February 19, 2014

Department of Education's Senior Advisor in the Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships Center to Deliver Remarks at the 2014 Gulen Institute Conference

Ken Bedell, senior advisor in the Education Department's Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships Center, will deliver remarks at the 2014 Gulen Institute Conference on Wednesday, Feb. 19 at the University of Houston.

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February 13, 2014

The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans Launches Summit Series in 2014 on Improving Education for African American Children and Youth

The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans (WHIEEAA) will hold the first of four upcoming summits on improving learning and development for African American children and youth at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Ga., on Thurs.-Fri., Feb. 13-14.

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February 11, 2014

U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights to Present Outreach Sessions in Farmington, Ark., on Students with Diabetes

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights-Dallas Office will conduct free technical assistance presentations on Tuesday, Feb. 11 concerning students with diabetes who attend public elementary and secondary schools in Arkansas. The presentations will take place at the Northwest Education Service Cooperative, located at 4 North Double Springs Rd., in Farmington, Ark.

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