June 28, 2023
By: David Greenberg & Dr. Linh Dang The challenges we face in today’s education landscape rarely have simple policy solutions. The youth mental health crisis, insufficient community and family engagement, and lack of access to early childhood learning are only a handful of the complex issues that require innovative strategies that extend beyond the school
June 26, 2023Secretary Cardona Continues Invest in America Tour with Travel to Troy, New York, with U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko to Discuss Career and Technical Education
On Tuesday, June 27, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona will continue the Biden-Harris Administration’s Invest in America tour with travel to Troy, New York, with U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko where they will focus on career and technical education.
June 21, 2023Secretary Cardona to Travel to the Dakotas to Discuss Rural Education, Support for Tribal Schools, and CTE Programs
On Thursday, June 22 and Friday, June 23, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona will travel to Bismarck, North Dakota and McLaughlin, South Dakota where he will focus on rural education and support for tribal schools.
June 21, 2023Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona on Recent Long-Term Trend Assessment for 13-Year-Olds
U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona issued the following statement on the recent National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) long-term trend assessment in math and reading for 13-year-olds:
June 16, 2023
Thank you, Angela. Moms Demand Action is a force to be reckoned with.
I also want to thank Senators Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal and Everytown for Gun Safety for organizing this first-ever National Safer Communities Summit.
June 15, 2023The Biden-Harris Administration Takes Additional Actions to Address Mental Health Needs of Young People and Make Communities Safer from Gun Violence
Today, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) took additional steps to advance the investments and efforts set forth by President Biden’s Bipartisan Safer Communities Act (BSCA) -- the most significant bipartisan gun safety legislation in nearly 30 years.
June 14, 2023President Biden Announces Presidential Delegation to Attend the Opening Ceremony of the Special Olympics World Games in Berlin, Germany
President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. today announced the designation of a Presidential Delegation to Germany to attend the Opening Ceremony of the Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023 on Saturday, June 17, 2023. 7,000 athletes and Unified Partners and 3,000 coaches and supervisors will represent 190 delegations in 26 sports at these Games.
June 14, 2023U.S. Department of Education and Civic Nation Launch Nationwide Campaign to Help Students and Families Cut Costs and Access Affordable High-Speed Internet
Washington, DC: Today, over 300 local and national organizations joined Civic Nation and the U.S.
June 12, 2023The Biden-Harris Administration Announces $8 Million to Promote Native Languages, Support Native Teachers and Tribal Education Agencies
The U.S. Department of Education (Department) announced more than $8 million in grant funding across three key initiatives to Raise the Bar for Native students.
June 12, 2023
Since February, the U.S. Department of Education has invited national, regional, and local non-profits, foundations, businesses, and community-based organizations to share their bold commitment(s) to advance school sustainability, encompassing infrastructure, health, environmental sustainability education, climate, and environmental justice in America.