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November 15, 2010

U.S. Department of Education, FDIC and NCUA Announce Partnership to Promote Sound Money Management and Savings Programs Among Youth

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Chairman Sheila C. Bair and National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Chairman Debbie Matz will visit T.C. Williams High School in Alexandria, Va., at 9 a.m. Monday, Nov. 15, to announce a partnership agreement to promote financial education and access, and asset building among students and families.

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November 12, 2010

Assistant Secretary to Visit Schools in Miami Dade County

U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana will visit three high schools in Miami, Fla., on Friday, Nov. 12, to meet with students and school leaders. Each high school received a School Improvement Grant (SIG) and is undergoing school turnaround.

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November 12, 2010

U.S. Education Official to Address Corpus Christi Vocational Rehabilitation Conference

Lynnae Ruttledge, commissioner of the U.S. Department of Education's Rehabilitation Services Administration, will address the Texas RehabACTion Network-sponsored Annual Employer Symposium entitled, "Opening Doors, Creating Opportunities," Friday at Del Mar College in Corpus Christi.

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November 11, 2010

Executive Director of White House Initiative on HBCUs to Address Hampton University's Executive Leadership Summit

John Wilson, Executive Director of the White House Initiative on HBCUs, will address college presidents, chancellors, deans and other higher education executives participating in Hampton University’s 10th annual Executive Leadership Summit on Thursday, Nov. 11, at 1:50 p.m.

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November 11, 2010

U.S. Department of Education Director of Community Outreach to visit Memphis Schools, see Innovative ThinkShow! Projects

Alberto Retana, the U.S. Department of Education’s director of community outreach, will travel to Memphis, Tenn., on Nov.

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November 10, 2010

RSA Commissioner Ruttledge to Give Keynote Remarks at National Council of State Agencies for the Blind Conference

Lynnae Ruttledge, commissioner of the Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA), will deliver the keynote remarks at the National Council of State Agencies for the Blind conference Wednesday, Nov. 10 in San Diego.

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November 10, 2010

Education Assistant Secretary to Give Keynote Address at 2010 International Conference of the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning CAEL

Brenda Dann-Messier, the Assistant Secretary for Vocational and Adult Education, will be in San Diego on Wednesday, Nov.

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November 10, 2010

U.S. Education Secretary to Call on Howard University Students to Pursue Teaching Careers

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, joined by Grammy Award-winning artist John Legend, will visit Howard University in Washington, D.C. at 11:25 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, to encourage students to choose teaching careers.

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