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November 13, 2014

U.S. Education Department Takes School Environment Listening Tour for Native American Students to Los Angeles, California

The White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education (WHIAIANE), in partnership with the Autry National Center; the office of Los Angeles City Council member Mitch O'Farrell; the Los Angeles City/County Native American Indian Commission; the Southern California Indian Center, and the Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission

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November 12, 2014

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton to Speak at National Education Week's Thought Leader Summit

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will speak at the National Education Week's Thought Leader Summit, at 9 a.m. ET on Wednesday, Nov. 12 at the National Press Club Ballroom in Washington D.C.

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November 12, 2014

Under Secretary Ted Mitchell to Serve on Panel on Higher Education Reform for Underserved Communities

U.S. Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will participate in a panel discussion on federal policy and systemic reform of higher education at noon ET on Wednesday, Nov. 12, in Washington, D.C.

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November 11, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Honor National Blue Ribbon Schools at Awards Ceremony

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will honor the nation’s 340 Blue Ribbon Schools for 2014 at an awards ceremony at Tuesday, Nov. 11 at 12:30 p.m. ET at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C.

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November 08, 2014

Deputy Director of White House Initiative on HBCUs to Discuss Ways Educational Institutions Can Effectively Work Together to Improve Academic Outcomes for African American Children at 2014 Maryland-DC Campus Compact Presidents' Institute Event

Ivory Toldson, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), will give remarks at the 2014 Maryland-DC Campus Compact (MDCCC) Presidents' Institute on Monday, Nov. 10, at Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland.

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November 07, 2014

Under Secretary Ted Mitchell to Give Keynote Address at Maryland Higher Education Commission’s Stride to 55 College Completion Convening

Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will give the keynote address at Maryland Higher Education Commission’s Stride to 55 College Completion Convening at 12:30 p.m. ET on Friday, Nov. 7, in Hyattsville, Maryland. A Q&A session will follow.

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November 06, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Highlight Progress in North Carolina's Rural Innovative Schools During Student Forum and College Tour of UNC at Greensboro

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Highlight Progress in North Carolina's Rural Innovative Schools During Student Forum and College Tour of UNC at Greensboro

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November 06, 2014

Director of Strategic Partnerships Suzanne Immerman to Serve as Panelist at Microsoft’s Global Education Forum in Miami

Suzanne Immerman, director of strategic partnerships at the U.S. Department of Education, will serve on a discussion panel on “Public, Private, Community Partnerships with Local Capacity Development” on Thursday, Nov. 6 at the Microsoft Education Forum in Miami.

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November 04, 2014

Under Secretary Ted Mitchell to Give Opening Remarks at Public Hearing in Anaheim on Expanding the Pay As You Earn Repayment Plan

Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will give opening remarks at the second of two public hearings convened by the U.S.

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