October 29, 2015U.S. Education Under Secretary Ted Mitchell to Discuss the Importance of Supporting and Retaining Teachers at the Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute National Conference
October 29, 2015Senior Department Officials to Participate in White House Convening on Strengthening School Counseling, College Advising
Several senior U.S. Department of Education officials will participate in the "Third White House Convening on Strengthening School Counseling and College Advising" at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Fla., beginning Monday, Nov. 2.
October 29, 2015
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit Memphis on Friday, Oct.
October 29, 2015Senior Administration Officials to Discuss Outcomes for Disconnected Youth During Los Angeles Events
Senior officials from the White House and the U.S. Department of Education will participate in a panel discussion and school visit as part of the PolicyLink's Equity Summit 2015 in Los Angeles on Thursday, Oct. 29.
October 28, 2015U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Talk About Expanding Use of Openly Licensed Educational Resources in Schools
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Tom Kalil, deputy director for Policy for the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, will join educators, district leaders and innovators from education technology companies and nonprofit organizations for an Open Education Symposium at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015.
October 28, 2015
Marco Davis, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, will participate in the Latinos in Tech Innovation and Social Media Conference (LATISM 15) in Washington, D.C., at 4:15 p.m.
October 28, 2015Senior Official to Visit Los Angeles for Summit on Improving Educational Outcomes for African Americans and Event Focusing on Early Learning Opportunities for Children of Color
David Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans (Initiative), will visit Los Angeles today and Thursday, Oct. 28-29, for events focusing on improving educational outcomes for African Americans and students of color, beginning with early learning programs.
October 23, 2015Senior Official to Participate in United Way of Ohio's Statewide Education Summit Focusing on Improving Educational Outcomes for African-American Males
David Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans (Initiative), will participate in several events at the United Way of Central Ohio's statewide education summit on Saturday, Oct. 24, in Columbus. He will keynote a luncheon and moderate two afternoon panels.
October 23, 2015Secretary Duncan, Delegated Deputy Secretary King to Participate in Panel Hosted by Council of the Great City Schools on Student Assessments
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and John King, senior advisor delegated duties of deputy secretary of education, will join a panel hosted by the Council of the Great City Schools on Monday, Oct. 26, at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.
October 22, 2015
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan and John King, senior advisor delegated duties of deputy secretary of education, will visit St. Petersburg on Friday, Oct. 23, for a private discussion with local parents, students, educators and community members. Duncan and King will be available to media following the discussion at Campbell Park Elementary School.