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September 27, 2010

Assistant Secretary to Keynote Conference on Charting the Course of Success for English Language Learners

U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana will keynote the Charting the Course of Success for English Language Learners Conference at 8:30 a.m. Monday, Sept. 27, in Alexandria, Va.

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September 24, 2010

U.S. Education Official to Discuss Improving Access to College

The U.S. Department of Education's Senior Advisor to the Secretary on the College Access Initiative, Greg Darnieder will deliver the keynote address on improving college access as part of a conference sponsored by the Iowa College Access Network (ICAN) Friday in Des Moines, Iowa.

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September 24, 2010

Under Secretary Kanter to Address National Community College Hispanic Council

U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter will address the 2010 Leadership Symposium of the National Community College Hispanic Council (NCCHC) at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 24, in Miami, Fla.

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September 23, 2010

Under Secretary Kanter to Deliver Keynote Address at National Conference on Developmental Education

U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter will deliver the keynote address at the conference, "Developmental Education: What Policies and Practices Work for Students?," on Thursday, Sept. 24, at 8 a.m. in New York City.

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September 23, 2010

Deputy Education Secretary to Participate in Blouin Creative Leadership Summit

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Tony Miller will participate in a panel discussion—Education: Technology, Creativity and the Democracy of Knowledge—during the Blouin Creative Leadership Summit Thursday, Sept. 23, at the Metropolitan Club in New York City.

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September 22, 2010

Assistant Secretary to Deliver Remarks at the Association of Educational Service Agencies' Educators' Call to Action Conference

U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana will deliver remarks at the Association of Educational Service Agencies' Educators' Call to Action Conference on Wednesday, Sept. 22, in Arlington, Va. Dr.

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September 22, 2010

Commissioner Rutledge to Deliver Keynote Address at 6th National Organizational Change Forum: Employment First! The Audacity of Change

U.S. Commissioner of Rehabilitation Services, Lynnae Rutledge, will deliver the keynote address at the 6th National Organizational Change Forum: Employment First! The Audacity of Change at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 22, at the Hilton Indianapolis Hotel.

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September 21, 2010

Higher Education Leaders Tell Congress It's Time to "Realize the Dream"

Washington, DC — On Tuesday, colleges, universities, education associations, and students groups will speak out to ask Congress to "Realize the DREAM" and pass the DREAM Act, legislation that would provide a path to citizenship for undocumented students who have been in the United States since childhood if they attend college or perform military service.

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September 22, 2010

U.S. Department of Education Senior Advisor and HHS Deputy Assistant Secretary to Participate in Richmond Community Conversation on Educational Alignment for Young Children

U.S. Department of Education Senior Advisor for Early Learning Jacqueline Jones and Health and Human Services Deputy Assistant Secretary and Inter-Departmental Liaison Joan Lombardi will participate in a panel at a “community conversation” hosted by the National League of Cities (NLC) Institute For Youth, Education and Families; the city of Richmond and the Richmond Public Schools.

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September 22, 2010

Department Official to Give Keynote Remarks at Learning Leaders Open Meeting in New York

Jim Shelton, assistant deputy secretary for the Office of Innovation and Improvement, will give keynote remarks at the Learning Leaders Open Meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 22 in New York City.

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