June 7, 2022
By: Chris Soto, Senior Advisor, Office of the Secretary The Puerto Rico education system is at a pivotal moment with many influences converging to help accelerate positive change for the Puerto Rico Department of Education, and ultimately the students it serves. The combination of the influx of federal relief dollars, a strengthened relationship with the
June 3, 2022Secretary Cardona to travel to Montana, Deliver Commencement Address at Salish Kootenai College, Discuss Native Language and Culture Preservation with Students
On Saturday, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona will travel to Montana to deliver the commencement address at Salish Kootenai College. The Secretary will participate in a conversation with students focused on the school's Tribal Historic Preservation program and preserving Native languages.
June 3, 2022
By: Julian Guerrero, Director, Office of Indian Education Office of Elementary and Secondary Education Haa Maruaweka (“Hello everyone,” in Comanche language) Advancing its commitment to maintaining, protecting, and revitalizing Native American languages – the U.S.
June 2, 2022U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Cindy Marten to Visit Renaissance High School for the Arts in Long Beach, California
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Cindy Marten will be joined by California State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond, Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia, and Long Beach Unified Schools Superintendent Jill Baker as she visits a local high school in Long Beach, California.
June 1, 2022Education Department Approves $5.8 Billion Group Discharge to Cancel all Remaining Loans for 560,000 Borrowers who Attended Corinthian
Today, the U.S. Department of Education (Department) announced it will discharge all remaining federal student loans borrowed to attend any campus owned or operated by Corinthian Colleges Inc. (Corinthian) from its founding in 1995 through its closure in April 2015. This will result in 560,000 borrowers receiving $5.8 billion in full loan discharges.
May 31, 2022Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona on National Center for Education Statistics "Condition of Education" Report
Following is a statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona on the National Center for Education Statistics’ “Condition of Education” 2022 report.
May 31, 2022
U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona issued the following statement on the release of CDC guidance for K-12 schools and Early Care and Education programs:
May 24, 2022Statement from Secretary Cardona on Today’s Tragic Events at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas
U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona today issued the following statement in response to the tragic events at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas:
May 24, 2022CUNY Chancellor Matos Rodríguez and Guttman Community College President Johnson Welcome U.S. Under Secretary of Education James Kvaal to Guttman, CUNY’s High-Impact Community College
CUNY Chancellor Félix V. Matos Rodríguez and Guttman Community College President Larry Johnson, Jr. will host U.S.
May 24, 2022U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights Reaches Agreement to Resolve Restraint and Seclusion Compliance Review of Horry County Schools in South Carolina
The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) on Monday resolved a compliance review of the Horry County Schools in South Carolina. The district committed to take steps necessary to ensure that students with disabilities receive the free appropriate public education (FAPE) to which they are entitled without unnecessary restraint or seclusion or missed instruction.