U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Visit Brightwood Elementary School to See How Preschool Students are Learning Valuable STEM Lessons through the Arts
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit Brightwood Elementary School in Washington, D.C., on Monday, Oct. 28, to learn how teachers are using the arts to teach preschool students about Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).
U.S. Department of Education Senior Officials to Participate in iNACOL Blended and Online Learning Symposium
Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton and Michael Robbins, senior advisor for nonprofit partnerships, will participate in the International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL) Blended and Online Learning Symposium on Monday, Oct. 28, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
Senior U.S. Education Official to Address Family Involvement Conference in Lancaster, Pa., and Roundtable in Bethlehem, Pa.
Massie Ritsch, acting assistant secretary for communications and outreach at the U.S. Department of Education, will travel to Pennsylvania Monday where he will address education audiences in Lancaster and Bethlehem.
Senior Education Official to Deliver Keynote Remarks at Churches and Communities Connecting Leadership Conference in Cincinnati
The Rev. Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, will deliver keynote remarks at the Churches & Communities Connecting Leadership Training Conference on Saturday, Oct. 26 in Cincinnati.
U.S. Education Secretary Duncan to Address National Association of Elementary School Principals’ 2013 Awards Banquet, Recognizing Distinguished Principals
Senior Official to Discuss U.S. Department of Education Support for Ensuring Healthy, Safe School Environments at 2013 School Safety Summit in Washington, D.C.
David Esquith, director of the Office of Safe and Healthy Students, will give remarks at the 2013 Safety School Summit Thursday, Oct. 24, in Washington, D.C. He will discuss the education-related components of President Obama's Now is the Time plan to keep schools and communities safe.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to the Chicagoland area for a series of events on Thursday, Oct. 24 and Friday, Oct. 25.
Secretary Duncan to Deliver Remarks at the Public Meeting of the Financial Literacy and Education Commission
On Wednesday, October 23, 2013, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver remarks at the public meeting of the Financial Literacy and Education Commission (FLEC). The Commission is comprised of 21 federal agencies that work together to promote the financial literacy of Americans.
Deputy Under Secretary Jamienne S. Studley to Deliver Keynote Address at Leadership Summit on Cost In Higher Education
U.S. Deputy Under Secretary of Education Jamienne S. Studley will deliver the keynote address at the Leadership Summit on Cost in Higher Education at 8:45 a.m. ET on Monday, Oct. 21, in Boston, Mass.
Under Secretary Martha Kanter to Discuss Administration’s College Affordability Proposals in Los Angeles
U.S. Under Secretary Martha Kanter will address the annual conference of the American Association of State Colleges & Universities (AASCU) at 3:45 p.m. PST on Monday, Oct. 21, in Los Angeles, Calif.