April 21, 2015
Director Joyce Silverthorne of the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Indian Education will consult with tribal officials to gather feedback on education matters affecting American Indians on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
April 20, 2015
Richard Culatta and Joseph South from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Educational Technology will join educators, researchers, students and video game developers for a day-long summit on the use of digital games and simulations for learning on Tuesday, April 21, in New York City.
April 17, 2015U.S. Department of Education Senior Officials to Participate in American Educational Research Association's Annual Meeting in Chicago
Ivory Toldson, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), and James T.
April 14, 2015U.S. Under Secretary Mitchell to Address Obama Administration’s Free Community College Proposal at Summit on College Affordability
April 13, 2015President's Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics to Hold 2015 Spring Public Meeting in New York
Senior officials from the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (Initiative) will give remarks at the 2015 Spring Meeting of the President's Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics on Tuesday,
April 9, 2015U.S. Secretary of Education to Give Remarks at the National Action Network’s Annual Convention in New York
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join in commemorating the contributions of Martin Luther King, Jr. and his fellow civil rights activists through the years, and encourage members of the National Action Network to continue supporting educational opportunity and quality as part of their efforts to achieve the dream of equality and social justice that King envisioned.
April 9, 2015Senior U.S. Department of Education Officials to Visit Head Start Center and Give Remarks at Education Summit in Phoenix, Arizona
Director of the Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships Brenda Girton-Mitchell will visit Western Valley Child Care Center Head Start program in the Fowler Elementary School District at 8:30 a.m.
April 8, 2015Secretary Duncan to Deliver Remarks to Recognize 50th Anniversary of Elementary and Secondary Education Act
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will recognize the 50th anniversary of Congress passing the landmark Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) with remarks and a conversation with civil rights leader Wade Henderson, D.C. Public School Principal Rachel Skerritt and local students on Thursday.
April 6, 2015U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Speak at Education Innovation Summit, Visit Early Childhood Center in Phoenix
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to Arizona on Tuesday, April 7, for two events: the first focused on educational technology and the second on access to high-quality early learning programs. At 9 a.m.
April 3, 2015U.S. Department of Education General Counsel to Give Remarks at Musical Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Memphis
James Cole, Jr., general counsel at the U.S. Department of Education, will give remarks at a special musical tribute to commemorate the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. tomorrow at the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, Tennessee.