U.S. Department of Education Officials to Host Music Celebration Event Along With National Music Education Advocates
Peter Cunningham, assistant secretary of communications and outreach, and Jim Shelton, assistant deputy secretary of the Office of Innovation and Improvement, will join former U.S.
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education to Deliver Commencement Address for Fayetteville State University
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Tony Miller will deliver the commencement address to some 500 graduates during Fayetteville State University’s commencement ceremonies at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 7, at the Cumberland County Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, N.C.
The last in a series of National Conversations on English Learner Education will be hosted by senior officials from the U.S. Department of Education on Monday and Tuesday in New York City and Charlotte, N.C. Rosalinda B.
U.S. Department of Education’s Equity and Excellence Commission to Host Town Hall Addressing School Resources and Opportunities in Kansas City, Kansas
The U.S. Department of Education's Equity and Excellence Commission will host a town hall from 10 a.m.-noon on Saturday, May 7 in Kansas City, Kan. to discuss school resources and how they affect educational opportunity. The meeting will feature Alberto Retana, director of community outreach for the U.S.
Eduardo Ochoa, assistant secretary for postsecondary education, will deliver the commencement address at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania on Saturday, May 7, at ceremonies taking place at 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Ochoa will discuss how Bloomsburg University has prepared students to be active and engaged participants in the global economy of the 21st century.
Director of the Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships at the U.S. Department of Education to Speak at Wilberforce University’s Commencement Ceremony
The Rev. Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships at the U.S. Department of Education, will deliver the baccalaureate address at Wilberforce University’s commencement. The ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, May 7, and take place in the University’s Alumni Multiplex.
U.S. Department of Education Senior Officials to Participate in Listening and Learning Sessions with Urban Indian Communities
U.S. Department of Education senior officials will hold two Listening and Learning sessions in California with urban Indian communities Friday, May 6, and Monday, May 9.
Deputy Secretary of Education Tony Miller will deliver remarks at the 2011 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS® National Competition at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, May 6, at the Renaissance Washington, D.C. Downtown Hotel.
Juan Sepulveda, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans, will give keynote remarks at the commencement ceremony of St. Philip’s College on Friday, May 6, at 7:00 p.m. in San Antonio, Tex.
Senior Advisor to Secretary of Education to Give Keynote Remarks at Labor-Management Conference for Educators in Los Angeles
Senior Advisor Jo Anderson will discuss Federal support for advancing student achievement through labor-management collaboration at the “Labor-Management Collaboration: A Conference for Educators,” sponsored by the Teachers Union and Reform Network (TURN) on Thursday, May 5 in Los Angeles.