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February 16, 2011

Education Secretary and National Leaders Team Up on Day 2 of Collaborative Labor-Management Conference

Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Department officials and several national education leaders will discuss the future of labor-management collaboration during the second day of a conference in Denver on Wednesday, Feb. 16.

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February 16, 2011

Department Officials Participate in Rural Community College Day

Several Department officials will participate in Rural Community College Day on Wednesday, Feb. 16 from 8:30-10:30 a.m. at the U.S. Department of Education in Washington, D.C.

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February 16, 2011

Education Secretary and National Education Leaders Discuss the Future of Labor-Management Collaboration on Press Call

Education Secretary Arne Duncan and representatives from leading national education groups will reflect on the conversations and ideas put forth at the Department’s recent labor management conference in Denver during a national press call at 11 a.m. MT (1 p.m. ET) on Wednesday, Feb. 16.

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February 15, 2011

Education Secretary and National Leaders Team Up at Collaborative Labor-Management Conference

Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Department officials and several national education leaders will discuss the future of labor-management collaboration during a conference in Denver on Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 15 and 16.

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February 15, 2011

Education Secretary Duncan to Participate in Community Forum to Increase Completion of Federal Student Aid Application

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit Manual High School in Denver on Tuesday, Feb. 15, to participate in a community forum that aims to increase the number of students who complete the free application for federal student aid, known as the FAFSA. The overarching goal of the forum is to enroll more students in higher education.

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February 15, 2011

U.S. Department of Education Senior Official to Discuss the Need to Increase Capacity in Higher Ed at American Enterprise Institute Event

Eduardo Ochoa, assistant secretary for postsecondary education at the U.S. Department of Education, will give remarks at an American Enterprise Institute (AEI) event at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 15, at the organization’s Wohlstetter Conference Center in Washington, D.C.

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February 14, 2011

President Obama to Discuss Education Investments and Other Key Budget Priorities at STEM school in Baltimore, Maryland

WASHINGTON— On Monday, February 14, the President will travel to Baltimore County, Maryland to speak with students at Parkville Middle and Center of Technology.

February 11, 2011

4:30 PM EST Today: Duncan, Psaki to Hold Conference Call on President Obama's Upcoming Events

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Friday, February 11 at 4:30 PM EST, Education Secretary Arne Duncan and White House Deputy Director of Communications Jen Psaki will hold a conference call with reporters to preview President Obama’s upcoming events for next week, and to discuss the importance of out-educating our competitors to win the future.

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February 14, 2011

U.S. Department of Education Senior Officials to Participate in National Council for Community and Education Partnerships (NCCEP) 2011 Capacity-Building Workshop in Orlando

Eduardo Ochoa, assistant secretary for Postsecondary Education, and Greg Darnieder, special assistant and senior advisor on the college access initiative, will address the NCCEP 2011 Capacity-Building Workshop in Orlando, Fla., on Monday and Tuesday February 14 and 15 at 8:15 a.m., respectively.

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February 14, 2011

Press Conference Call with Secretary Duncan Monday on Administration's Budget Request for Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will hold a press conference call with reporters on the administration's FY 2012 budget proposal for education at 1:45 p.m. Monday, Feb. 14.

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