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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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March 18, 2014

Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley to Participate on Panel Discussing Leadership for the Innovative University in Washington, D.C.

Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley will serve on a panel entitled "Leadership for the Innovative University" at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 18, in Washington, D.C.

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March 17, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education to Participate in Discussion at Council of Chief State School Officers’ Legislative Conference

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will participate in a moderated conversation (“fireside chat”) with Chris Minnich, executive director of the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), during the Council’s Legislative Conference on Monday, March 17, in Washington, D.C.

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March 15, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Participate in Early Learning Parent Roundtable and Health Insurance Enrollment Event in Union City, N.J.

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will meet with parents of children enrolled in New Jersey’s mixed-delivery state preschool program for a roundtable discussion on Saturday, March 15, at 10:40 a.m. at the Union City Housing Authority Pavilion in Union City, N.J. This roundtable is an opportunity to hear from parents on how early learning is helping their children.

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March 14, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Speak at National Association of State Boards of Education's Legislative Policy Forum

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver remarks at the closing luncheon of the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) Legislative Policy Forum on Friday, March 14 at noon in Arlington, Va.

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March 15, 2014

U.S. Education Department’s Federal Student Aid Office Partners with Local Organizations to Host Washington D.C. FAFSA College Expo

The Department’s Federal Student Aid (FSA) office is partnering with local public and private organizations to host the Washington, D.C. FAFSA College Expo from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 15. The event is free to the public.

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March 14, 2014

U.S. Education Secretary to Discuss Role of Teacher Leaders in Transforming Teaching and Learning at National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Conference

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give remarks at the inaugural National Board for Professional Teaching Standards’ (NBPTS) 2014 Teaching & Learning Conference in Washington, D.C. He will discuss the role of teacher leaders in transforming teaching and learning.

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March 13, 2014

Senior Department Officials to Address California Statewide 2014 Professional Development Summit in Sacramento

David Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, and Deb Delisle, assistant secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education, will give remarks on equity and closing the achievement gap from a national perspective at the California Statewide 2014 Professional Development Summit at 12:15 p.m.

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