White House Rural Council Agencies Tour Alabama Schools to Listen, Learn Best Practices for 'Education Built to Last'
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Rural Outreach John White and U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools Director Andrea Falken will visit U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools in Talladega, Ala.,with federal officials from the Environmental Protection Agency Green Schools Program, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Alabama State Superintendent Dr.
U.S. Education Secretary to Participate in Virtual Rally4Babies: Learning Happens from the Start Google Hangout
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius for an online gathering of over 20 non-profits and thousands of leading children's advocates to promote high-quality early learning opportunities for our nation's youngest children.
U.S. Under Secretary of Education to Deliver Remarks at the Judith P. Hoyer Annual Awards Celebration
U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter will deliver keynote remarks at the Judith P. Hoyer Annual Awards Celebration at Martin's Crosswinds on Tuesday in Greenbelt, Md. Kanter will join Rep. Steny Hoyer, state and local education officials and principals from Judy Center schools to honor Judy Centers for their work in providing high quality early learning.
Acting Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton to Participate in Panel Discussion at the Aspen Ideas Festival
On Monday, July 1, Acting Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will participate in a panel discussion at the Aspen Ideas Festival in Aspen, Colorado. The panel, entitled Ready to Learn? Ready to Teach?, will discuss what the Common Core means to our nation's struggling schools.
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Keynote National Alliance for Public Charter Schools' National Conference
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver a keynote address to the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools' National Charter Schools Conference Tuesday in Washington. Duncan will discuss the need for charter schools to be laboratories of educational innovation.
Two U.S. Department of Education Senior Officials to Address National Alliance of Black School Educators Leadership Summit in Houston
Acting Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton and Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Excellence in Education for African Americans David Johns will give remarks at the National Alliance of Black School Educators (NABSE) annual Exemplary Leadership Summit in Houston on Friday and Saturday, June 28-June 29.
U.S. Education Secretary Duncan and Health and Human Services Secretary Sebelius to Visit St. Louis to Discuss the Importance of Early Learning
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius at the Education Commission of the States National Forum on Education Policy on June 27 in St. Louis, Mo. Duncan and Sebelius will discuss the Administration's plan to expand early learning opportunities to more children.
John White, the Education Department's deputy assistant secretary for rural outreach, will participate in two sessions at the 2013 National Rural Assembly on Tuesday and Wednesday, June 25-26, in Bethesda, Md.
Acting Director of Educational Technology Richard Culatta to Discuss President’s ConnectED Initiative, Provide Update on the Department’s Educational Technology Activities at ISTE Conference in San Antonio
Richard Culatta, acting director of the Office of Educational Technology (OET), will discuss the President's ConnectED Initiative and provide an update on OET activities at the International Society for Technology i