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October 16, 2014

Under Secretary of Education Ted Mitchell to Give George Washington Leadership Lecture at Mount Vernon, Virginia

Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will explore citizenship and civic education when he delivers the annual George Washington Leadership Lecture at 7 p.m. ET on Thursday, Oct. 16, at Mount Vernon, Virginia.

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October 16, 2014

Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton to Discuss the Role of HBCUs in Achieving Equal Opportunity for All During Visit to Morehouse College

Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will give remarks at Morehouse College's Crown Forum on Thursday, Oct. 16, at the Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel on campus.

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October 15, 2014

Deputy Secretary Jim Shelton to Give Remarks at Equity Policy Project Roundtable

Deputy Secretary Jim Shelton will give remarks at the Equity Policy Project Roundtable hosted by the American Institutes for Research (AIR) at 11:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, Oct. 15, in Washington, D.C. Shelton will discuss the importance of technology, innovation and opportunity in achieving educational equity.

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October 09, 2014

Senior U.S. Education Official to Participate in Appalachian Regional Commission’s “Investing in Appalachia’s Youth” 2014 Conference

Lucy Johnson, deputy assistant secretary for rural outreach, will participate in two panel discussions at the Appalachian Regional Commission’s “Investing in Appalachia’s Youth” 2014 Conference on Thursday, Oct. 9 at the Marriott Shoals Hotel in Florence, Alabama.

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October 08, 2014

State and Local Representatives to Join Officials from Five Federal Agencies and the White House for Visit to Maryland Schools as part of Annual Green Strides Best Practices Tour – ‘Healthy Schools, High-Achieving Students’

Senior officials from five federal agencies and the White House, accompanied by state and local officials, will visit Maryland schools in Severna Park, Ellicott City, and Silver Spring on Wednesday, Oct. 8 as part of the second annual Green Strides Best Practices Tour of U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools. Healthy Schools, High-Achieving Students

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October 03, 2014

Executive Director of White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics to Address Latinas Think Big Innovation Summit in California

Alejandra Ceja, Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (WHIEEH), will discuss the importance of STEM education for Latinas at the Latinas Think Big Innovation Summit on Friday, Oct. 3, at 3 p.m.

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September 30, 2014

Senior U.S. Education Official to Participate in the 10th Annual NALEO National Summit on the State of Latino Education

Deputy Assistant Secretary Scott Sargrad, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, will participate in a panel at the 10th Annual National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) National Summit on the State of Latino Education on Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 10 a.m. ET at the Westin Georgetown in Washington, D.C.

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