Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will give luncheon remarks at the Citizen Schools' Hill Day on Thursday, April 10, at the Capitol Visitors Center in Washington, D.C. Shelton will discuss the administration’s commitment to closing the opportunity gap, expanded early learning, evidence-based practices and the value of community and school partnerships.
Assistant Secretary Catherine E. Lhamon to Discuss Civil Rights Data Collection at Justice Department Event
Catherine E. Lhamon, assistant secretary for civil rights at the U.S. Department of Education, will speak to the quarterly meeting of the Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention on Wednesday at the Justice Department.
U.S. Secretary of Education to Give Remarks at the National Action Network’s Annual Convention in New York City
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give remarks at the National Action Network’s 15th annual convention on Wednesday, April 9, in New York City. He will deliver remarks during the convention’s Keepers of the Dream Awards Dinner. The convention honors the legacy of Dr.
U.S. Secretary of Education to Visit Schools in Delaware to Celebrate the Four-Year Anniversary of Race to the Top and Highlight the State’s Progress
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to Wilmington, Del., on Wednesday to celebrate the four-year anniversary of the Race to the Top (RTT) program and highlight the progress made through the state’s $119 million Race to the Top grant. In the morning, Duncan will join Gov.
U.S. Secretary of Education and Senior Staff to Participate in National Family Engagement Conference in Cincinnati
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and senior Department officials will participate in the Institute for Educational Leadership’s National Family Engagement Conference on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 8−9, in Cincinnati. On April 8, Duncan will host a Twitter Chat with parents and educators attending the conference at 9 p.m. ET.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver keynote remarks at the Save the Children Advocacy Summit on Tuesday, April 8 in Washington, D.C.
White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans Executive Director David Johns to Address Council of Urban Boards of Education
David Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, will address a meeting of the Council of Urban Boards of Education (CUBE) as part of the National School Boards Association's annual conference Saturday in New Orleans.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join students, teachers and other education professionals for a panel discussion on recruiting the next generation of teaching professionals at George Washington University on Monday, April 7. A question-and-answer session will follow.
Catherine E. Lhamon, assistant secretary for civil rights at the U.S. Department of Education, will serve as a panelist in a discussion on Virginia’s civil rights and education history at a Longwood University Symposium marking the 50th anniversary of the Prince Edward Free Schools Movement on Monday, April 7 in Farmville, Va.