U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Visit University of Maryland, Baltimore County to Discuss the University's Leadership in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and David J. Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, will visit University of Maryland at Baltimore County (UMBC) to meet with school leaders and students to highlight how the school has become a leader in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education.
U.S. Secretary of Education to Give Remarks at National League of Cities’ 2014 Congressional City Conference in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give brief remarks during the opening general session of the National League of Cities’ (NLC) Congressional City Conference on Monday, March 10, in Washington, D.C. His remarks will focus on strengthening partnerships among federal and local governments, schools, families and other organizations.
U.S. Secretaries Duncan and Sebelius to Visit Child & Family Network Centers to Discuss President’s Budget Proposal for Early Learning
U. S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius will visit a Child & Family Network Centers’ (CFNC) site in Alexandria, Va., at 9:10 a.m. on Friday, March 7.
Director of Educational Technology to Participate in Panel Discussions at Annual South-by-Southwest Conference in Austin
Richard Culatta, director of the Office of Educational Technology, will participate in three sessions at the annual South-by-Southwest (SXSWedu) Conference in Austin, Texas, on Wednesday-Thursday, March 5-6 at the Hilton Austin Downtown Hotel in Austin.
Assistant Education Secretary Brenda Dann-Messier to Discuss Adult Literacy and Basic Skills at the Literacy Engagement Event in Cleveland
Brenda Dann-Messier, U.S. assistant secretary for the Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education, will be the featured speaker at The Literacy Engagement Event on Friday, Feb. 28 in Cleveland.
Department of Education's Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships and White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics to Participate in Community Conversations in Salt Lake City
The Rev. Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the Education Department's Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, along with the center’s senior advisor Ken Bedell and Robert Gomez, an official with the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, will participate in a series of community conversations Thursday in Salt Lake City.
Office of Education Technology Director Richard Culatta to Participate on New America Foundation’s Panel: Connected Communities in an Age of Digital Learning
Richard Culatta, director of the U.S. Education Department’s office of education technology, will be a panelist at New America Foundation’s forum: Connected Communities in an Age of Digital Learning, at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 27, in Washington, D.C.
Richard Culatta, director of the Office of Educational Technology (OET), will participate in an online discussion about digital learning tomorrow at 1 p.m. He will discuss open resources and personalized learning as part of an online session focusing on ways K-12 youth can access and use Smithsonian resources.
Deputy Director of White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities to Participate in Event that Focuses on Academic Success of African American Males
Deputy Director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Ivory Toldson will attend an event—“HBCUs 2020: Plotting the Path through HBCUs for African American Males”—on Wednesday, Feb. 26, in Charlotte, N.C.
Secretary Arne Duncan to visit Wheatley Education Campus for Discovery Education’s “Future@Now: Roadmap to the Digital Transition
Secretary Duncan will visit Wheatley Education Campus in Washington, D.C. tomorrow for Discovery Education’s “Future@Now: Roadmap to the Digital Transition” event—a livestreamed visit to a digital classroom—as part of the White House’s “Of the People” webinar series.