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April 08, 2011

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to visit New Orleans, Give Remarks at the Education Writers Association’s National Seminar and Hold Events

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit New Orleans on Friday, April 8 to deliver keynote remarks at the Education Writers Association National Seminar.

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April 07, 2011

Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez De Santa Ana To Visit Two Los Angeles Schools Receiving School Improvement Grants

U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana, will visit Jefferson High School and Carver Middle School in Los Angeles on Thursday, April 7 to meet with students and school leaders. Both schools are recipients of a U.S.

April 06, 2011

U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana to Kickoff the First in a Series of Regional School Improvement Grant Conferences in Los Angeles

U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana will address the 2011 Western Regional School Improvement Grant Capacity-Building Conference for School Improvement Grant (SIG) recipients on Wednesday, April 6, at the Westin Los Angeles Airport Hotel in Los Angeles.

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April 06, 2011

U.S. Department of Education Senior Official to Discuss How Congressional Information Affects Providing Services to Students with Disabilities

Rehabilitation Services Administration Commissioner Lynnae Ruttledge will give the keynote address at the Pennsylvania Office of Vocational Rehabilitation Employer Services and Placement Training Conference on Wednesday, April 6 in State College, Pa.

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April 06, 2011

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Address National Summit on Gender-Based Violence among Young People

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will address the National Summit on Gender-based Violence Among Young People, hosted by U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Safe and Drug-Free School on Wednesday, April 6, at the Sheraton National Hotel in Arlington, Va. Duncan will discuss the Department’s efforts and collaborations with other federal agencies.

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April 06, 2011

U.S. Department of Education Senior Official to Discuss Relationship between Education Innovation and Business at Stanford University Symposium

U.S. Education Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Office of Innovation and Improvement Jim Shelton will give keynote remarks at the 2011 Stanford Business of Education Symposium: Innovation in Education on Wednesday, April 6 at Stanford University.

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April 06, 2011

Education Secretary Duncan, Attorney General Holder to Address National Action Network’s 20th Anniversary Convention in New York

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will address a plenary session at the National Action Network’s 20th anniversary convention on Wednesday, April 6, at noon ET in New York City. His remarks will focus on the need for youth of all ages to feel safe in their neighborhoods and schools in order to reach their fullest potential.

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April 04, 2011

2 p.m. ET Today -- Secretary Duncan, OCR Assistant Secretary Ali to Hold Press Conference Call on Campus Sexual Assault Guidance

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali will hold a press conference call at 2 p.m. EDT today to discuss comprehensive guidance to help schools, colleges and universities better understand their obligations under federal civil rights laws to prevent and respond to the problem of campus sexual assault.

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April 05, 2011

U.S. Department of Education Senior Official to Discuss Federal Initiatives in Education Innovation at Arizona State University

Jim Shelton, assistant deputy secretary for innovation and improvement at the U.S. Department of Education, will participate in Arizona State University's Education Innovation Summit on Tuesday, April 5, at the Royal Palms in Phoenix.

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April 05, 2010

Rehabilitation Services Commissioner to Give Keynote Address at Ohio Disability Employment Alliance Summit

Lynnae Ruttledge, commissioner of the U.S. Department of Education's Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA), will deliver the keynote address to the Ohio Disability Employment Alliance Summit Tuesday, April 5 in Columbus, Ohio. Ruttledge will discuss national employment strategies, initiatives and give updates on RSA activities.

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