U.S. Department of Education Senior Official to Give Keynote Address at Sloan Consortium International Conference on Online Learning
Hal Plotkin, senior policy advisor to the U.S. Under Secretary of Education, will deliver the keynote address at the Sloan Consortium International Conference on Online Learning in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., on Wednesday, Nov. 20.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will honor 286 schools as the 2013 National Blue Ribbon Schools at a recognition ceremony on Tuesday, Nov. 19, at 12:30 p.m. EDT at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C.
Department to Host VSA Student Art Exhibit and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony With Performances in Celebration of International Education Week
Senior Advisor to the Secretary and Director of International Affairs Maureen McLaughlin and Director of the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) in the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services Melody Musgrove will give keynote remarks at the opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony of an art exhibit featuring students from around the world at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov.
This Friday, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to the University of Richmond where he will join Congressman Eric Cantor (VA-7) and a panel of local education leaders and students for a roundtable discussion on the importance of making the cost of college more transparent for students and families.
U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter to Host Open Forum at University of Northern Iowa on the Administration’s Efforts to Address College Value and Affordability Sen. Tom Harkin to Give Opening Remarks at the Forum
On Friday, Nov. 15, Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter will host the third of four open forums being held in November to gather public input on the administration's proposals to address college value and affordability. U.S. Sen.
The Rev. Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, and Michael Robbins, senior advisor for Nonprofit Partnerships, will deliver keynote remarks at the National League of Cities’ Biennial conference on Friday, Nov. 15 in Seattle, Wash.
Special Advisor on College Access to Address Illinois Council of Community College Administrators’ Conference
Greg Darnieder, special advisor to the Secretary on College Access, will give the keynote address at the annual conference of the Illinois Council of Community College Administrators (ICCCA) at 9 a.m. CST on Thursday, Nov. 14, in Springfield, Ill.
Civil Rights Assistant Secretary Catherine Lhamon to Address Education Law Association Conference in Suburban Denver
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Join Sen. Harkin, Rep. Miller, Rep. Hanna and Actress Jennifer Garner to Unveil Bipartisan Proposal to Expand Access to High-Quality Early Education Programs
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join Sen. Tom Harkin, Rep. George Miller, Rep. Richard Hanna and Save the Children Artist Ambassador Jennifer Garner on Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 10:45 a.m. at the Senate visitor Center to unveil a bipartisan proposal that would expand high-quality, early-childhood education for children from birth to age five.