U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter will deliver the commencement address to an estimated 450 graduates during ceremonies at Kentucky State University in Frankfort, Ky. The 2013 commencement ceremony will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 11, at the Frankfort Civic Center.
U.S. Secretary of Education to Discuss National Service and Education Reform at City Year’s 5th Annual in School & on Track Leadership Summit
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver remarks at City Year's 5th Annual “In School & On Track” Leadership Summit at 7:15 p.m., on Monday May 13, at the Howard Theatre in Washington, D.C. Secretary Duncan will highlight the need to expand young people’s civic engagement and how national service can play a role in helping to strengthen the quality of public education.
Senior Officials to Travel to Orlando to Lead Discussions on Importance of Family and Community Engagement in Education
Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, and Michael Robbins, senior advisor for Nonprofit Partnerships, will lead two community discussions on the importance of family and community engagement in education on Thursday and Friday, May 9-10, in Orlando, Fla.
Senior U.S. Education Official Michael Yudin to Observe Mission Middle College Program to See How Bookshare Helps Students with Disabilities
Acting Assistant Secretary Michael Yudin will visit Mission Middle College in Santa Clara, Calif., Thursday where he will observe how the cutting-edge technology service Bookshare helps students with disabilities master academic content by making the world of print accessible through reading tec
Acting Assistant Secretary For Special Education And Rehabilitative Services Michael Yudin To Visit Sanger Unified School District
Acting Assistant Secretary Michael Yudin will visit Sanger Unified School District in Sanger, Calif., on Tuesday, touring schools and meeting with Superintendent Marcus P.
Under Secretary of Education to Address EdSource Symposium: Transforming Public Education: What’s Next for Students, Teachers and Schools
U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter will give remarks at the 2013 EdSource symposium being help in partnership with the California State PTA on Saturday, May 4, at 1:15 p.m. PT in San Jose, Calif.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Michigan Governor Rick Snyder to Hold Series of Events in Detroit Area on Monday
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Michigan Governor Rick Snyder will travel to the Detroit area on Monday, May 6, for a series of events highlighting local education reform and the importance of investing in efforts to prepare all students to be successful in college and careers, starting from a student’s earliest years.
Deputy Assistant Secretary John White to Give Commencement Address at Colorado Mountain College- Steamboat Springs
U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Rural Outreach John White will deliver remarks during the commencement ceremony at the Colorado Mountain College-Steamboat Springs Campus on Saturday, May 4, at 11:00 a.m. MT.
U.S. Department of Education to Host Google Hangout With African American Educators During Teacher Appreciation Week
The U.S. Department of Education’s (ED) Assistant Deputy Secretary for Innovation and Improvement, Jim Shelton and the Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, David J.