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October 27, 2014

Office of Educational Technology Director Richard Culatta, Deputy Director Joseph South to Address SETDA Leadership Summit in Arlington, Virginia

Richard Culatta, director of the Office of Educational Technology (OET), will be a panelist on "Data and Student Privacy" at the 2014 State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) Leadership Summit on Monday, Oct. 27 in Arlington, Virginia. He will discuss policy issues regarding broadband and device access for students.

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October 27, 2014

Under Secretary Ted Mitchell to Participate in Panel Discussion on Restoring Investment in Higher Education

Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will participate on a panel on the need to revitalize investment in higher education at a Center for American Progress event at 10 a.m. ET on Monday, Oct. 28, in Washington, D.C.

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October 27, 2014

U.S. Education Secretary Duncan to Visit Columbus, Ohio to Discuss Achievements in Rural Education

Secretary Duncan will travel to Columbus, Ohio on Monday to discuss achievements in rural education and the importance of high-quality education to prepare all students for a successful future. Secretary Duncan will host two roundtable discussions and speak at a forum at the Hilton Polaris Hotel in Columbus.

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October 25, 2014

Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton to Discuss Role of Technology in Education, Entrepreneurship During Platform Summit 2014 at Morehouse College

Deputy Secretary of Education Jim Shelton will discuss educational technology, innovation in education and entrepreneurship at the Platform Summit 2014 at Morehouse College in Atlanta on Saturday, Oct. 25, at The Ray Charles Performing Arts Center.

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October 24, 2014

Deputy Assistant Secretary Libby Doggett to Discuss the Role of Early Learning in the P-12 Education System at Education Leaders Symposium in Austin

U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy and Early Learning Libby Doggett will discuss the role of early learning within the P-12 education system at a symposium for Texas state, district and school administrators on Friday, Oct.

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October 23, 2014

Under Secretary Ted Mitchell to Give Opening Remarks at First Public Hearing on Extending the Pay As You Earn Repayment Plan to More Borrowers

Under Secretary Ted Mitchell will give opening remarks at the first of two public hearings being convened by the U.S.

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October 22, 2014

Senior Department Official to Discuss National Trends for English Language Learners at Symposium for Education Officials and Policymakers

Libia Gil, assistant deputy secretary and director of the U.S. Education Department's Office of English Language Acquisition, will discuss national trends on English learners at a meeting for education officials and policymakers on Wednesday, Oct.

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October 21, 2014

U.S. Education Secretary Duncan to Visit Los Angeles, Spotlighting Economic Value of a Quality Education for All

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to Los Angeles Tuesday where he will spotlight the economic benefits to America of developing excellence in education – from cradle to career.

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October 20, 2014

U.S. Education Secretary Duncan to Visit San Francisco, Spotlighting Economic Value of a Quality Education for All

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will travel to San Francisco for events Monday and Tuesday aimed at spotlighting the economic benefits to America of developing excellence in education – from cradle to career.