Event Date 1: June 29, 2010
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give remarks at the Institute of Education Science's (IES) fifth annual research conference June 29 in National Harbor, Md. IES is the research, evaluation and statistics arm of the Department. Its rigorous agenda will be informed by the voices and interests of practitioners and policy makers who will be involved in shaping the questions most relevant to their practice. "Connecting Research, Policy and Practice" is the theme of the three-day conference. More than 1,300 researchers, policy makers, and practitioners are expected to attend.
Secretary Duncan will be telling researchers about the important role they can play in guiding education reforms.
|Who :||U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan|
|What :||Secretary Duncan to give remarks at Institute of Education Sciences fifth annual research conference|
|When :||Tuesday, June 29 - 9 a.m.|
|Where :||Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center|
(Maryland Ballroom A-D)
201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, Md.