U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver the commencement address during McKinley Technology High School commencement ceremonies on Sunday, June 16, at Trinity University in Washington, D.C. He will applaud graduates for their hard work and encourage students to continue on the road to success.
U.S. Department of Education to Join United Negro College Fund for Launch of UNCF "Better Futures" Campaign
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan; Michael L. Lomax, United Negro College Fund (UNCF) CEO and president; and Vernon Jordan, former UNCF executive director; will co-host an event to launch a new public service advertising (PSA) campaign at 1 p.m. Friday, June 14, at the U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Ave., S.W., Washington, D.C.
Education and HHS Secretaries Duncan and Sebelius to Discuss Early Learning for All at Educare Investors Luncheon
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius will be keynote luncheon speakers at noon on Wed., June 12, at the Educare Learning Network's Investors Luncheon in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Secretary of Education to Highlight Importance of Education Technology in Student Learning During Remarks at National Cable and Telecommunications Association's Annual Convention and International Exposition
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give remarks at the National Cable and Telecommunications Association's annual convention and international exposition on Wednesday, June 12, at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.
The U.S. Department of Education will host the national finals for eight teams of high school culinary students who are competing in the preparation of healthy, tasty and creative school lunches on Monday, June 10, at the department’s headquarters building in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Education Secretary to Visit New York to Tour Aviation High School and Deliver Hostos Community College Commencement Address
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to New York on Friday, June 7, to visit Aviation High School and hold a roundtable with students and business leaders, and to deliver the commencement address to Hostos Community College graduates. On the school visit, which begins at 12:30 p.m., Duncan will be joined by Brenda Dann-Messier, the U.S.
Assistant Secretary Dann-Messier to Visit Rhode Island, Spotlight High School Redesign, Career-Technical Excellence Efforts
Assistant Secretary Brenda Dann-Messier, who heads the Office of Vocational and Adult Education, will visit Rhode Island Thursday, spotlighting high school redesign and promoting quality career and technical education programs.
White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to Hold Symposium to Discuss Data Disaggregation for AAPI Students
The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI) and the National Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education (CARE) will hold a symposium, "iCount: Equity Through Representation," at the U.S. Department of Education on June 6-7 to discuss the need for and benefits of collecting and reporting disaggregated data for AAPI students.
TODAY: Secretary Duncan to Host Press Call to Highlight Impact of Expanding Access to Early Education Opportunities in Every State
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, joined by administration officials, will host a press conference call today at 2:30 p.m. ET to highlight how President Obama’s plan to expand access to high-quality early education opportunities will benefit children in every state across the country.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will hold an event today at the New Bridge Learning Center, near Richmond. Va., where he will detail how President Obama’s proposal to expand access to high-quality early education opportunities will benefit children in Virginia.