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September 27, 2010

First Meetings for Postsecondary Education Advisory Commission on Accessible Instructional Materials for Students with Disabilities

Students with Disabilities will be held Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 27-28 at the U.S. Department of Education's Potomac Center Plaza building, 550 12th St., S.W. in Washington, D.C.

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September 27, 2010

Major Announcement Set for NBC's Education Nation Summit

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will make a major announcement at NBC's Education Nation Summit in New York City on Monday, Sept. 27, at 2 p.m. EDT. The one-hour event will feature a conversation with college students and will be moderated by Tom Brokaw.

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September 27, 2010

U.S. Assistant Secretaries of Education to Participate in the NALEO Educational Leadership Initiative 6th Annual Summit on the State of Latino Education

U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali and Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education Eduardo Ochoa will deliver remarks at the National Association of Latino Elected & Appointed Officials (NALEO) Educational Leadership Initiative 6th Annual Summit on the State of Latino Education, Monday, Sept.

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September 26, 2010

Education Department Official to Address College Board's 22nd Annual Historically Black Colleges and Universities Conference:

John Brown, associate director of the White House Initiative on
Historically Black Colleges and Universities, will address the College
Board's 22nd Annual Historically Black College and Universities
Conference at 8:45 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 27 in Atlanta, Ga. Brown
will discuss the Obama administration's higher education agenda and
vision for the future of HBCUs.

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September 25, 2010

Director of White House Hispanic Education Initiative to Address National Community College Hispanic Council Symposium

Juan Sepulveda, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans, will deliver the keynote address at the breakfast session for the 25th National Community College Hispanic Council's Leadership Symposium at 8 a.m. Saturday in Miami.

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September 27, 2010

Assistant Secretary to Keynote Conference on Charting the Course of Success for English Language Learners

U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana will keynote the Charting the Course of Success for English Language Learners Conference at 8:30 a.m. Monday, Sept. 27, in Alexandria, Va.

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September 24, 2010

U.S. Education Official to Discuss Improving Access to College

The U.S. Department of Education's Senior Advisor to the Secretary on the College Access Initiative, Greg Darnieder will deliver the keynote address on improving college access as part of a conference sponsored by the Iowa College Access Network (ICAN) Friday in Des Moines, Iowa.

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September 24, 2010

Under Secretary Kanter to Address National Community College Hispanic Council

U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter will address the 2010 Leadership Symposium of the National Community College Hispanic Council (NCCHC) at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 24, in Miami, Fla.

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September 23, 2010

Under Secretary Kanter to Deliver Keynote Address at National Conference on Developmental Education

U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter will deliver the keynote address at the conference, "Developmental Education: What Policies and Practices Work for Students?," on Thursday, Sept. 24, at 8 a.m. in New York City.

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September 23, 2010

Deputy Education Secretary to Participate in Blouin Creative Leadership Summit

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Tony Miller will participate in a panel discussion—Education: Technology, Creativity and the Democracy of Knowledge—during the Blouin Creative Leadership Summit Thursday, Sept. 23, at the Metropolitan Club in New York City.

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