U.S. Education Secretary Duncan to Address National Association of Elementary School Principals’ 2013 Awards Banquet, Recognizing Distinguished Principals
Senior Official to Discuss U.S. Department of Education Support for Ensuring Healthy, Safe School Environments at 2013 School Safety Summit in Washington, D.C.
David Esquith, director of the Office of Safe and Healthy Students, will give remarks at the 2013 Safety School Summit Thursday, Oct. 24, in Washington, D.C. He will discuss the education-related components of President Obama's Now is the Time plan to keep schools and communities safe.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to the Chicagoland area for a series of events on Thursday, Oct. 24 and Friday, Oct. 25.
Secretary Duncan to Deliver Remarks at the Public Meeting of the Financial Literacy and Education Commission
On Wednesday, October 23, 2013, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver remarks at the public meeting of the Financial Literacy and Education Commission (FLEC). The Commission is comprised of 21 federal agencies that work together to promote the financial literacy of Americans.
Deputy Under Secretary Jamienne S. Studley to Deliver Keynote Address at Leadership Summit on Cost In Higher Education
U.S. Deputy Under Secretary of Education Jamienne S. Studley will deliver the keynote address at the Leadership Summit on Cost in Higher Education at 8:45 a.m. ET on Monday, Oct. 21, in Boston, Mass.
Under Secretary Martha Kanter to Discuss Administration’s College Affordability Proposals in Los Angeles
U.S. Under Secretary Martha Kanter will address the annual conference of the American Association of State Colleges & Universities (AASCU) at 3:45 p.m. PST on Monday, Oct. 21, in Los Angeles, Calif.
Executive Director for the White House Initiative on Excellence in Education for African Americans to Deliver Keynote Remarks at Third Annual Family and Community Engagement Symposium
Executive Director for the White House Initiative on Excellence in Education for African Americans David Johns will deliver keynote remarks at the third annual Family and Community Engagement (FACE) Symposium on Tuesday, Oct. 1 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. He will discuss the strategies focused on leveraging a collective effort to advance student success.
U.S. Education Secretary Duncan to Address Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Discuss Key Education Priorities
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will address the 36th Annual Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Public Policy Conference Monday in Washington D.C. He will discuss the administration's key education priorities, including President Obama's proposal to expand access to early childhood education and make college more affordable.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Discuss First Term Education Investments and Second Term Priorities During National Press Club Speech
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will discuss the administration's first-term education investments, highlight the hard work and innovative ideas he has seen in schools across the country, and outline the Education Department’s work ahead at 1 p.m. ET on Monday, Sept. 30, during a National Press Club Speakers' Newsmaker Event in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Departments of Education and Justice to Hold Panel Discussion on Efforts to Create and Support Diversity in Higher Education
On Friday, September 27, senior leaders from the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice will host a panel discussion titled "Creating and Supporting Diversity in Higher Education." The event will coincide with the release of "Questions and Answers About Fisher v.