White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans Executive Director David Johns to Address Council of Urban Boards of Education
David Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, will address a meeting of the Council of Urban Boards of Education (CUBE) as part of the National School Boards Association's annual conference Saturday in New Orleans.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join students, teachers and other education professionals for a panel discussion on recruiting the next generation of teaching professionals at George Washington University on Monday, April 7. A question-and-answer session will follow.
Catherine E. Lhamon, assistant secretary for civil rights at the U.S. Department of Education, will serve as a panelist in a discussion on Virginia’s civil rights and education history at a Longwood University Symposium marking the 50th anniversary of the Prince Edward Free Schools Movement on Monday, April 7 in Farmville, Va.
Richard Culatta, director of the Office of Educational Technology, will serve as a panelist at the annual meeting of the American Education Research Association (AERA) on Sunday, April 6 in Philadelphia, Pa.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver remarks at the annual National Association of Secondary School Principals/Virco National Assistant Principals of the Year Gala at 7 p.m. Friday, April 4, at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City Hotel in Arlington, Va. Duncan will discuss the vital role that strong assistant principal leadership plays in improving all schools.
Deputy Director of White House Initiative on HBCUs Ivory Toldson to Participate at American Education Research Association’s Annual Conference
Ivory Toldson, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), will participate in two events at the annual conference of the American Education Research Association (AERA) in Philadelphia on Thursday, April 3, 2013.
Department of Education Celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month Featuring Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz with Performances and Democracy Lesson
In celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month, the Education Department’s Student Art Exhibit Program will host its second annual jazz program, featuring J.B. Dyas, vice president for education and curriculum development at the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, Newark’s Arts High School Jazz Combo and jazz recording artist Terell Stafford.
Spring Public Meeting of President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics to be Held at Miami Dade College
The Spring Public Meeting of the President's Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics will be held Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. ET on the campus of Miami Dade College in Miami, Fla.
Deputy Assistant Education Secretary Libby Doggett to Speak at The Dallas Foundation’s Early Education Series-KIDS COUNT Event
U.S. Department of Education Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy and Early Learning Libby Doggett will speak at the Dallas Foundation’s Early Education Series-KIDS COUNT event at the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas, Texas, on Monday, March 31, 2014.