Education Under Secretary Martha Kanter will deliver the keynote address during the “One Region One Vision: Educating Our Way to a Better Economy” summit hosted by the Center of Workforce Innovations on Wednesday, Feb. 23 at 5:15 p.m. CST. The event is being held at Hobart High School in Hobart, Ind.
Assistant Secretary Alexa Posny, whose Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) administers the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), will deliver the keynote address at the third annual Disability to Possibility symposium Saturday in Springfield, Ill. Posny will discuss her vision for the future of special education and her goals for OSERS.
Education Secretary Duncan to Participate in Roundtable on TEACH Initiative; Play in NBA All-Star Celebrity Game
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will be in Los Angeles on Friday, Feb. 18, to participate in a roundtable discussion on ways to accomplish the goals of the national teacher recruitment campaign, known as TEACH, take part in a media availability following the roundtable, and play in the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game.
Assistant Secretary Alexa Posny will address the Education Research and Development Institute Wednesday in Denver. She will discuss her goals as assistant secretary overseeing the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services.
U.S. Department of Education Senior Official to Discuss the Need to Increase Capacity in Higher Ed at American Enterprise Institute Event
Eduardo Ochoa, assistant secretary for postsecondary education at the U.S. Department of Education, will give remarks at an American Enterprise Institute (AEI) event at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 15, at the organization’s Wohlstetter Conference Center in Washington, D.C.
Education Secretary and National Leaders Team Up on Day 2 of Collaborative Labor-Management Conference
Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Department officials and several national education leaders will discuss the future of labor-management collaboration during the second day of a conference in Denver on Wednesday, Feb. 16.
Several Department officials will participate in Rural Community College Day on Wednesday, Feb. 16 from 8:30-10:30 a.m. at the U.S. Department of Education in Washington, D.C.
Education Secretary and National Education Leaders Discuss the Future of Labor-Management Collaboration on Press Call
Education Secretary Arne Duncan and representatives from leading national education groups will reflect on the conversations and ideas put forth at the Department’s recent labor management conference in Denver during a national press call at 11 a.m. MT (1 p.m. ET) on Wednesday, Feb. 16.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Department officials and several national education leaders will discuss the future of labor-management collaboration during a conference in Denver on Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 15 and 16.
Education Secretary Duncan to Participate in Community Forum to Increase Completion of Federal Student Aid Application
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit Manual High School in Denver on Tuesday, Feb. 15, to participate in a community forum that aims to increase the number of students who complete the free application for federal student aid, known as the FAFSA. The overarching goal of the forum is to enroll more students in higher education.