U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Visit Boston, Meet with City Year Youth Leaders and Give Remarks at Phillips Brooks House Association’s 2010 Robert Coles ‘Call of Service’ Lecture
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to Boston on Friday, Oct. 15. In the afternoon, Secretary Duncan will visit the City Year Headquarters where he will hold a conversation on the role of national service in education with 140 City Year Boston corps members.
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U.S. Department of Education officials, John White, deputy assistant secretary for rural outreach, Brad Jupp, senior program advisor for teacher quality initiatives and Kwasi Asare, associate director for the office of education technology, will attend the 102nd National Rural Education Convention and Research Symposium in Branson, Mo.
Assistant Deputy Secretary to Discuss Importance of a Safe, Supportive School Environment at American School Health Association's Annual Conference
Kevin Jennings, assistant deputy secretary of the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools, will discuss the importance of creating a safe and supportive school environment at the American School Health Association’s annual conference in Kansas City, Mo. His keynote address will take place at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 14.
RSA Commissioner Ruttledge to Give Keynote Address at Minnesota State Council on Disability's Annual Award Luncheon
Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA) Commissioner Lynnae Ruttledge will present the keynote address at the Minnesota State Council on Disability’s Annual Award luncheon Thursday, Oct. 14 in St. Paul, Minn.
John White, deputy assistant secretary for rural outreach at the U.S. Department of Education, will discuss the unique role that rural community colleges can play in preparing students for college and careers during remarks Wednesday in Portland. White will address a workshop of the 2010 Rural Community College Alliance Conference meeting at the Red Lion Hotel on the River-Jantzen Beach.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to Florida where he will spotlight a promising charter school program Wednesday in Jacksonville and participate in a forum to recognize the progressive labor agreement at the Hillsborough County Public Schools Thursday in Tampa.
Assistant Secretary to Deliver Keynote Remarks at the Ohio Association of Administrators of State and Federal Education Programs Fall Conference
U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana will deliver keynote remarks at the Ohio Association of Administrators of State and Federal Education Programs Fall Conference in Columbus, Ohio on Wednesday, Oct. 13.
U.S. Department of Education Senior Official to Visit Washington State, Hold Community and Youth Forums
Washington Alberto Retana, U.S. Department of Education's director of community outreach, will travel to Tacoma, Burien, Federal Way and Seattle on Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 12-13, for Community Outreach Forums and Youth Listening Sessions.
U.S. Department of Education Deputy Assistant Secretary Carl Harris, along with Special Advisor Crystal Martinez, will visit the Northern Mariana Islands Tuesday-Thursday, Oct. 12-14, 2010. They will meet with education leaders, students, parents and teachers.