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September 17, 2014

U.S. Deputy Education Secretary Shelton to Address Opening Session of Social Innovation Fund Conference

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will address the opening plenary session and town hall meeting of the Social Innovation Fund’s annual grantee conference Wednesday in Washington, D.C.

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September 15, 2014

White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics Official to Address University of Central Florida's Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff Luncheon

Marco Davis, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, will address the University of Central Florida's Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff Luncheon Monday at the university's main campus in Orlando, Florida.

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September 16, 2014

Federal Health and Education Officials to visit Colorado as part of Annual Green Strides Best Practices Tour–'Healthy Schools, High-Achieving Students'

U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools Director Andrea Falken, and Abby Hugill, with the Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), accompanied by state and local officials, will visit Douglas County School District and Boulder Valley Public Schools, as well as other Denver area schools, in Colorado Sept.

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September 11, 2014

Education Department Senior Official to Participate in Atlantic Technologies in Education Forum

Richard Culatta, director of the Office of Educational Technology (OET), will attend the fourth annual Atlantic Technologies Education Forum on Thursday, September 11 in Washington, D.C., and speak on the panel titled “Surveying the Landscape of Educational Entrepreneurship.” The forum will examine new polices and tools that a

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September 10, 2014

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Wrap Up Fifth Annual Back-to-School Bus Tour with Stops in Nashville and Memphis, Tennessee

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will wrap up his fifth annual back-to-school bus tour on Wednesday, Sept. 10, with events in Nashville and Memphis, Tennessee.

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September 08, 2014

White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics Launches "Back-to-School" Tour with Stops in Arkansas and Georgia

The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (WHIEEH) will kick off its 2014 Back-to-School Tour with stops that begin in Springdale, Arkansas, and conclude in Gwinnett County, Georgia. The tour, Monday-Wednesday, Sept.

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September 09, 2014

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Bring Fifth Annual Back-to-School Bus Tour to Alabama and Tennessee

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will bring his fifth annual back-to-school bus tour to Alabama and Tennessee on Tuesday, Sept. 9, where he will visit Birmingham, Huntsville and Chattanooga.

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