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March 26, 2014

White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics Executive Director Alejandra Ceja to Visit Manual Arts High School and Hold Roundtable Discussions

Executive Director Alejandra Ceja of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (WHIEEH) and her staff will visit Manual Arts High School in Los Angeles and participate in roundtable discussions with students and community partners on Wednesday, March 26 from 9 a.m.

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March 25, 2014

Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley to Address Ohio College Presidents’ Conference

Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley will discuss the president’s proposal to develop a college rating system that informs students and encourages institutions to improve and innovate at the Ohio College Presidents’ annual conference at 1:45 p.m. on Tuesday, March 25, in Washington, D.C. A question-and-answer session will follow her remarks.

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March 23, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Give Remarks at the Council of the Great City Schools Conference in Washington, D.C.

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give luncheon remarks, followed by a question-and-answer session, at the Council of the Great City Schools Annual Legislative and Policy Conference on Sunday, March 23, in Washington, D.C.

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March 24, 2014

Assistant Secretary Deb Delisle to Give Remarks at the Wallace Research and Policy Symposium on Talent Development

Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education Deb Delisle will deliver remarks as a special guest speaker at the Wallace Research and Policy Symposium on Talent Development on Monday, March 24 in Arlington, Va. Delisle will discuss trends in education policy and reform that affect gifted services and how to make a difference at the state policy and national advocacy levels.

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March 21, 2014

Secretary Arne Duncan, Attorney General Holder, to Announce Findings of Expansive Survey of America's Public Schools

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join Attorney General Eric Holder and Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Catherine E. Lhamon at J.O. Wilson Elementary School in Washington, D.C.

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March 20, 2014

White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities Executive Director George Cooper to Address Higher Education Forum in San Jose, Calif.

George Cooper, executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, will deliver opening remarks at the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities' HBCU Innovation and Entrepreneurship Collaboration 2014 National Symposium Thursday in San Jose, Calif.

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March 20, 2014

Assistant Secretary Deb Delisle to Discuss Federal Education Priorities at College of New Rochelle in New York

Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education Deb Delisle will give remarks at the Lower Hudson Council of Administrative Women in Education meeting on Thursday, March 20, at the College of New Rochelle in New Rochelle, N.Y.

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March 20, 2014

Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley to Participate on Panel in New York City Discussing Value of a Liberal Arts Degree

Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley will discuss President Obama’s proposal to develop a college rating system that informs students and encourages institutions to improve and innovate at a panel being held on Thursday, March 20, at 7:30 p.m. in New York City.

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March 19, 2014

Assistant Secretary Deb Delisle to Host Roundtable on Role of Technology in Education at Consortium for School Networking's Annual Conference

Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education Deb Delisle will host a town hall on education technology at the Consortium for School Networking's (CoSN) 2014 Annual Conference on Wednesday, March 19, in Washington, D.C. The session, "Can Big Data and Innovative Digital Learning Play Together?" will highlight how technology can be leveraged to transform learning in the future.

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March 19, 2014

Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Visit Los Angeles for Events Spotlighting Excellence in Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to Los Angeles on Wednesday, March 19, to participate in several events that highlight excellence in education and the importance of community involvement and support.

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