U.S. Education Secretary to Speak at American Educational Research Association 94th Annual Meeting and Tour Cross Cultural Family Center in San Francisco
U.S. Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan will travel to San Francisco on Tuesday, April 30, for a three-day tour of the region to highlight the need for more high-quality early learning programs and innovative teaching strategies.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will host a press call today at 3 p.m. to discuss upcoming changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) that will help the Department to more accurately and fairly discuss students' need for aid. Justin Draeger, president of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, will join Duncan on the call.
U.S. Secretaries Duncan and Sebelius to Discuss Need for High-Quality Early Learning Programs at National Institute For Early Education Research Event
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius will participate in a panel discussion at the National Institute for Early Education Research’s (NIEER) release of The State of Preschool Yearbook 2012 on Monday, April 29, at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Education to Co-Host Correctional Education Summit on Monday with the Ford Foundation
Continuing a discussion started in the fall of 2012, the U.S. Department of Education will co-host a Correctional Education Summit with the Ford Foundation on Monday, April 29, 2013. The event is an opportunity to assess progress on correctional education with field leaders and to identify levers for improving existing programs and policy.
U.S. Under Secretary of Education to Participate in Convening on American Women and Girls in Politics
U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter will deliver remarks at the Convening on American Women and Girls in Politics on Monday, April 22, at the White House. The event, sponsored by the White House Council on Women and Girls in conjunction with the U.S.
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Announce U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools and District Sustainability Awards
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, Chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality Nancy Sutley, and Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Bob Persiacepe will announce the second annual U.S.
Assistant Secretary Dann-Messier to Participate in Discussion of Immigration Reform at Georgetown University
Assistant Secretary Brenda Dann-Messier, who heads the Office of Vocational and Adult Education, will participate in a “Conversation about Immigration Reform and STEM Graduates” Friday at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. The event is one of over 70 activities taking place throughout the U.S. Friday spotlighting immigration reform.
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Visit Columbus for Education Town Hall with Mayor Michael Coleman
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman on Friday, April 19, to address education stakeholders and co-host a community conversation on improving the city's education system.