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November 14, 2014

Deputy Secretary Jim Shelton to Give Keynote Address at the Institute for Student Achievement’s Inaugural Superintendents’ Conference

U.S. Deputy Secretary Jim Shelton will give the keynote luncheon address at the Institute for Student Achievement (ISA) conference at 12:15 p.m. ET on Friday, Nov. 14, in Princeton, N.J.

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November 14, 2014

Office of Educational Technology Director Richard Culatta to Give Presentation at Higher Education Video Game Alliance Summit in New York

Richard Culatta, director of the Office of Educational Technology (OET), will give a presentation at the Higher Education Video Game Alliance Summit at the New York University Game Center in Brooklyn on Friday, Nov. 14. His presentation is titled “A Call for Good Games in Education.”

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November 13, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Highlight College and Career-Ready Standards and School Reform during Visit to San Diego School and Policy Forum

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to San Diego, California, on Thursday, Nov. 13, to host a roundtable on college- and career-ready standards at Will Angier Elementary School and participate in the Council of Chief State School Officers’ (CCSSO) annual policy forum.

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November 13, 2014

Senior U.S. Education Official to Address National Adult Education Conference in Rhode Island

Johan E. Uvin, acting assistant secretary for the Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education, will address the eighth annual National Conference on Effective Transitions in Adult Education Thursday in Warwick, Rhode Island.

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November 13, 2014

Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton to Participate in Center for the Study of Social Policy Symposium in Washington, D.C.

Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will participate in the Center for the Study of Social Policy’s symposium, “The Future of Evidence.” He will give remarks during a panel discussion that focuses on how the federal government and foundations can better support ways to generate evidence about complex systems and community efforts in order to improve results for disad

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November 13, 2014

U.S. Education Department Takes School Environment Listening Tour for Native American Students to Los Angeles, California

The White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education (WHIAIANE), in partnership with the Autry National Center; the office of Los Angeles City Council member Mitch O'Farrell; the Los Angeles City/County Native American Indian Commission; the Southern California Indian Center, and the Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission

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November 12, 2014

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton to Speak at National Education Week's Thought Leader Summit

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will speak at the National Education Week's Thought Leader Summit, at 9 a.m. ET on Wednesday, Nov. 12 at the National Press Club Ballroom in Washington D.C.

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November 12, 2014

Under Secretary Ted Mitchell to Serve on Panel on Higher Education Reform for Underserved Communities

U.S. Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will participate in a panel discussion on federal policy and systemic reform of higher education at noon ET on Wednesday, Nov. 12, in Washington, D.C.

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November 11, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Honor National Blue Ribbon Schools at Awards Ceremony

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will honor the nation’s 340 Blue Ribbon Schools for 2014 at an awards ceremony at Tuesday, Nov. 11 at 12:30 p.m. ET at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C.

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