March 1, 2023U.S. Secretary of Education to Participate in National Read Across America Day by Reading to Students in Dual Language Program
On Thursday, March 2, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona will read to students at Tyler Elementary School in Washington, D.C., during National Read Across America Day.
February 28, 2023
Today, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona issued the following statement after the conclusion of oral arguments before the Supreme Court on the Department’s one-time student debt relief program:
February 23, 2023Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona at the National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE) 52nd Annual International Bilingual and Bicultural Education Conference
Thank you for that kind introduction, Evelyn.
And thanks to you, Nilda, and the leadership team here at NABE for all the incredible work you do to lift up our bilingual educators.
¡Mi nombre es Miguel Cardona y soy TÚ Secretario de Educación!
February 22, 2023Secretary Cardona Travels to Oregon with Rep. Salinas to Share Multilingual Agenda as Part of Raise the Bar Priorities
On Thursday, Feb 23, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona will travel to Woodburn, Oregon, with U.S. Representative Andrea Salinas, to learn first-hand from educators, students and parents about multilingual and multicultural education programs at Valor Middle School. Secretary Cardona and Rep.
February 21, 2023
By Nasser H. Paydar, Assistant Secretary, Postsecondary Education In September 2021, the Department announced it was conducting a review of regulations related to First Amendment freedoms, including religious freedoms, which impose additional requirements on its higher education institutional grant recipients.
February 16, 2023U.S. Department of Education Announces More Than $188 Million from the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act to Support Mental Health and Student Wellness
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February 16, 2023
In 2015, the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program began recognizing outstanding students in the field of Career and Technical Education. The move was designed to highlight innovation within CTE programs and the educators who empower these students. “The opportunities I received through CTE allowed me to realize my full potential and helped me to familiarize myself
February 15, 2023Secretary Cardona and Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy to Host Youth Mental Health Town Hall in Springfield, VA to Address National Mental Health Crisis
On Thursday, Feb. 16, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona and U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy will participate in a youth mental health town hall discussion with high schoolers from John R. Lewis High School in the Fairfax County Public Schools district.
February 15, 2023U.S. Department of Education Announces First-Ever Augustus F. Hawkins Centers of Excellence Program Grants to Strengthen Teachers of Color Pipeline and Address Teacher Shortage
Today, the U.S. Department of Education (Department) announced first-ever awards, totaling over $18 million, for the Augustus F. Hawkins Centers of Excellence Program grants to increase high-quality teacher preparation programs for teachers of color, strengthen the diversity of our teacher pipeline, and address teacher shortages.
February 14, 2023U.S. Department of Education Launches Review of Prohibition on Incentive Compensation for College Recruiters
The U.S. Department of Education announced today that it will hold virtual listening sessions on the impact of Department guidance on how institutions of higher education may compensate their recruiters. The Department is looking to hear from the public about how an exception contained in the guidance has affected the growth of online enrollment and associated federal student loan debt.