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August 06, 2014

U.S. Education Department’s International Affairs Director to Address FinnFest USA’s Education Forum in Minneapolis

Maureen McLaughlin, senior advisor to the secretary and director of the U.S. Department of Education’s International Affairs Office, will address the 2014 FinnFest USA’s education forum Wednesday in Minneapolis.

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August 06, 2014

Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to Deliver Keynote Address at Asian American Psychological Association Annual Convention

Kiran Ahuja, executive director of the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI), will deliver the keynote remarks at the Asian American Psychological Association annual convention on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.

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August 05, 2014

Senior Education Department Officials to Participate in New America Alliance American Latino National Summit in San Antonio

The U.S. Education Department’s Deputy Secretary Jim Shelton, as well as Alejandra Ceja and Marco Davis from the White House Initiative for Educational Excellence for Hispanics (WHIEEH), will participate in the second American Latino National Summit on Tuesday, Aug. 5, in San Antonio, Texas.

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August 01, 2014

Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton to Discuss My Brother’s Keeper Initiative at National Association of Black Journalists Conference in Boston

Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will give panel remarks at the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Conference today, Aug. 1, in Boston.

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August 01, 2014

Director of White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities to Deliver Summer Commencement Address at Florida A&M University

George Cooper, director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), will return to his alma mater—Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (Florida A&M)—to deliver the summer commencement address on Friday, Aug. 1, in Tallahassee, Florida.

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July 30, 2014

Assistant Secretary Deb Delisle to Address Education Conference in Richmond

Assistant Secretary Deb Delisle, who heads the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, will address attendees of the annual Coordinators’ Academy hosted by the Virginia Department of Education Wednesday in Richmond. 

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July 30, 2014

U.S. Education Secretary to Address Issues that Affect Military-Connected Children at Military Child Education Coalition’s National Training Seminar in Washington, D.C.

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give remarks during a panel discussion at the Military Child Education Coalition’s National Training Seminar on Wednesday, July 30, in Washington, D.C. The two-day seminar, which takes place today and tomorrow, July 29-30, focuses on issues impacting the academics, service and wellness of military-connected children.

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July 30, 2014

U.S. Education Secretary to Highlight Administration’s Education Reform Initiatives and Equity Efforts at Children’s Law Center Breakfast in Washington, D.C.

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give remarks, followed by a question-and-answer session, at the Children’s Law Center breakfast on Wednesday, July 30, in Washington, D.C.

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July 30, 2014

U.S. Department of Education's Let's Read! Let's Move! Summer Series Goes to the Library of Congress with Secretary Duncan and Celebrity Guests

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit the Library of Congress for the final of four 2014 Let's Read! Let's Move! field trips in his neighborhood, which is part of a broader initiative to engage youth in summer learning and physical activity. Deputy Librarian of Congress Robert Dizard, Jr.

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July 29, 2014

Deputy Assistant Secretary to Participate on Federal Panel to End Youth Homelessness

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education Jonathan Brice will participate in a panel discussion on federal efforts to address youth homelessness at 10:30 a.m. ET on Tuesday, July 29, in Washington, D.C.

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