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
April 1, 2015Senior Education Official to Discuss Importance of Early Learning at National Head Start Association Annual Conference
John King, senior advisor delegated duties of deputy secretary of education, will deliver the keynote address at the National Head Start Association’s annual conference on Thursday, April 2, in Washington, D.C.
March 20, 2015Senior Education Official to Discuss ESEA Reauthorization at National Association of State Boards of Education Legislative Conference
John King, senior advisor delegated duties of deputy secretary of education, will lead a discussion on the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) on Mon
March 20, 2015Under Secretary Mitchell to Participate in Panel at Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities Conference
Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will discuss federal support for Hispanic-serving higher education institutions in remarks at the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities' 20th annual National Capitol Forum on Hispanic Higher Education Monday in Washington.
March 20, 2015U.S. Secretary of Education to Participate in Council of Chief State School Officers’ Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver opening remarks and participate in a moderated conversation with Chris Minnich, executive director of the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), during the council’s Legislative Conference on Monday, March 23, in Washington, D.C.
March 19, 2015
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit E.M. Stanton School in Philadelphia tomorrow to highlight the power of partnerships in supporting teachers and students and the importance of investing in our nation’s schools. The event will include a classroom tour with U.S.