The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (WHIEEH) will roll out its “Back-to-School” Texas Tour by visiting the Wesley Community Center at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 4, in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Acting Deputy Secretary of Education to Participate in Event Aimed at Connecting New York City Students to Internet at Home
Acting Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will give brief remarks at the launch of Connect2Compete's EveryoneOn in New York City on Wednesday, Aug. 28, at Harlem's Community Action School – MS 258. He will highlight the importance of digital literacy and educational technology.
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Address Civil Rights, Progress Toward Equal Education for All
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver keynote remarks at a "50 Years of Struggle: Youth Driving Economics, Education and Social Change" virtual education panel Tuesday in Washington.
U.S. Department of Education to Visit Schools in Southeastern Wisconsin on the Next Leg of ‘Education Built to Last’ Facilities Best Practices Tour
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Special Education and Rehabilitative Services Sue Swenson and ED-Green Ribbon Schools Director Andrea Falken will visit schools in southeastern Wisconsin on Thursday-Friday, Aug. 22-23 on the next leg of the 'Education Built To Last' Facilities Best Practices Tour.
U.S. Department of Education Senior Official Michael Yudin to Discuss Inclusion, Equity and Opportunity for Children with Disabilities at PACER Event
Michael Yudin, acting assistant secretary for the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS), will give remarks and meet with stakeholders at a Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights (PACER) Center event in Bloomington, Minn., on Tuesday, Aug. 20, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Under Secretary Martha Kanter will deliver remarks and participate in a conversation with Santa Fe President Jackson Sasser, faculty and staff, on the subject "Technology Democratizes Higher Education" at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 20, in Gainesville, Fla.
Senior U.S. Department of Education Officials to Hold Roundtable Discussion in Chicago on Family and Community Engagement in Education
The U.S. Department of Education and the office of Mayor Rahm Emanuel will hold a roundtable discussion, "Together for Tomorrow: A Discussion on Family and Community Engagement in Education," on Thursday, Aug. 15, at 1 p.m. at the Chicago Cultural Center.
U.S. Department Of Education to Visit Schools in New York And New Jersey on the Next Leg of 'Education Built To Last' Facilities Best Practices Tour
Senior officials from the U.S. Department of Education and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will visit four ED-Green Ribbon Schools in New York and New Jersey on Wednesday, Aug. 13 to see and discuss ways that school facilities can enhance the conditions of learning.