May 7, 2015U.S. Department of Education Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week with Symposium on Male Educators of Color
In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, the U.S. Department of Education is hosting a symposium on "Male Educators of Color," on Friday, May 8, at the Department's headquarters in Washington, D.C. The symposium will bring together more than 140 men of color from across the country who are committed to educating our nation's youth.
May 7, 2015U.S. Under Secretary of Education to Discuss Role of Federal and State Governments in Funding Higher Education at National Conference of State Legislatures Meeting in Washington, D.C.
May 6, 2015Assistant Secretary Deborah Delisle to Give Remarks at National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day
U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Deborah Delisle will give remarks at the 10th annual National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day on Thursday, May 7, in Washington, D.C.
May 6, 2015
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will be joined by U.S.
May 5, 2015Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans to Participate in Community Forum on STEM in New Jersey
David Johns, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans (WHIEEAA), will participate in a community forum on Wednesday, May 6, in Trenton, New Jersey.
May 4, 2015U.S. Under Secretary of Education to Participate in Western Association of College and University Business Officers' Annual Conference in Tucson, Arizona
U.S. Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will participate in the Western Association of College and University Business Officers' (WACUBO) annual conference on Tuesday, May 5, in Tucson, Arizona.
April 30, 2015Duncan to Deliver Remarks at First Anniversary of First Lady Michelle Obama's Reach Higher Initiative and National College Signing Day
U. S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser and the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Education in recognizing the one-year anniversary of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Reach Higher Initiative and National College Signing Day. D.C.
April 29, 2015Senior Officials from the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics to Participate in Reach Higher Summit Events in Texas
Executive Director Alejandra Ceja and Deputy Director Marco Davis of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (Initiative) will join the President's Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics' Member, JoAnn Gama, for the IDEA Public Schools' Reach Higher Summit activities taking place in the south region of Texas. In the morning at 8 a.m.
April 29, 2015U.S. Department of Education Senior Official to Visit Detroit High Schools and Programs Supporting College Access and Completion Ahead of College Signing Day
This week, James T. Minor, Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Office of Postsecondary Education, will visit three Detroit area high schools and meet with higher education leaders to engage students, counselors and other school leaders in conversation about their efforts to increase college-going among local students.
April 27, 2015U.S. Education Secretary Duncan to Visit Twin Cities, Spotlight Educational Excellence, Economic Development
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit the Minneapolis-St. Paul area Tuesday to highlight efforts underway to promote educational excellence and spur economic development.