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May 10, 2011

U.S. Department of Education Officials to Host Music Celebration Event Along With National Music Education Advocates

Peter Cunningham, assistant secretary of communications and outreach, and Jim Shelton, assistant deputy secretary of the Office of Innovation and Improvement, will join former U.S.

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May 07, 2011

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education to Deliver Commencement Address for Fayetteville State University

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Tony Miller will deliver the commencement address to some 500 graduates during Fayetteville State University’s commencement ceremonies at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 7, at the Cumberland County Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, N.C.

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May 09, 2011

National Conversations on English Learner Education to be held in New York City, Charlotte

The last in a series of National Conversations on English Learner Education will be hosted by senior officials from the U.S. Department of Education on Monday and Tuesday in New York City and Charlotte, N.C. Rosalinda B.

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May 07, 2011

U.S. Department of Education’s Equity and Excellence Commission to Host Town Hall Addressing School Resources and Opportunities in Kansas City, Kansas

The U.S. Department of Education's Equity and Excellence Commission will host a town hall from 10 a.m.-noon on Saturday, May 7 in Kansas City, Kan. to discuss school resources and how they affect educational opportunity. The meeting will feature Alberto Retana, director of community outreach for the U.S.

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May 07, 2011

Senior Department Official to Deliver Commencement Address at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

Eduardo Ochoa, assistant secretary for postsecondary education, will deliver the commencement address at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania on Saturday, May 7, at ceremonies taking place at 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Ochoa will discuss how Bloomsburg University has prepared students to be active and engaged participants in the global economy of the 21st century.

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May 07, 2011

Director of the Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships at the U.S. Department of Education to Speak at Wilberforce University’s Commencement Ceremony

The Rev. Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships at the U.S. Department of Education, will deliver the baccalaureate address at Wilberforce University’s commencement. The ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, May 7, and take place in the University’s Alumni Multiplex.

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May 06, 2011

U.S. Department of Education Senior Officials to Participate in Listening and Learning Sessions with Urban Indian Communities

U.S. Department of Education senior officials will hold two Listening and Learning sessions in California with urban Indian communities Friday, May 6, and Monday, May 9.

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May 06, 2011

U.S. Deputy Education Secretary Tony Miller to Speak at MATHCOUNTS® National Competition

Deputy Secretary of Education Tony Miller will deliver remarks at the 2011 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS® National Competition at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, May 6, at the Renaissance Washington, D.C. Downtown Hotel.

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May 06, 2011

Senior Department Official to Give Commencement Address at St. Philip's College San Antonio

Juan Sepulveda, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans, will give keynote remarks at the commencement ceremony of St. Philip’s College on Friday, May 6, at 7:00 p.m. in San Antonio, Tex.

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May 05, 2011

Senior Advisor to Secretary of Education to Give Keynote Remarks at Labor-Management Conference for Educators in Los Angeles

Senior Advisor Jo Anderson will discuss Federal support for advancing student achievement through labor-management collaboration at the “Labor-Management Collaboration: A Conference for Educators,” sponsored by the Teachers Union and Reform Network (TURN) on Thursday, May 5 in Los Angeles.

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