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Date Title Officials Location
Nov. 21, 2014 Remarks by Secretary Duncan at National Assessment Governing Board Swearing-in Ceremony Arne Duncan Unknown
Nov. 20, 2014 Remarks by the President at National Medals of Science and National Medals of Technology and Innovation Award Ceremony Pres. Barack Obama Unknown
Nov. 17, 2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on FCC's E-Rate Proposal: Arne Duncan Unknown
Nov. 14, 2014 Obama Administration Approves NCLB Flexibility Extension Request for New Mexico Arne Duncan Unknown
Nov. 11, 2014 U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan Celebrates 340 Schools as 2014 National Blue Ribbon Schools Arne Duncan Unknown
Nov. 7, 2014 Obama Administration Approves NCLB Flexibility Extension Request for New Jersey Arne Duncan Unknown
Nov. 4, 2014 Leadership by Principle: How Rural Values Contribute to Success in the Classroom Arne Duncan Columbus, OH
Oct. 28, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces Resolution of South Orange-Maplewood, N.J., School District Civil Rights Investigation Arne Duncan Unknown
Oct. 19, 2014 President Barack Obama Attends Early Vote Rally for Brown-Ulman Team in Prince George's County Pres. Barack Obama Upper Marlboro, MD
Oct. 17, 2014 Washington Post - Standardized Tests Must Measure Up Arne Duncan Unknown
Oct. 9, 2014 Remarks by the President in a Town Hall on Innovation Pres. Barack Obama Los Angeles, CA
Oct. 9, 2014 Obama Administration Approves NCLB Flexibility Extension Requests for Six States Arne Duncan Unknown
Oct. 8, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Awards $39.7 Million in Grants to Expand High Quality Charter Schools Arne Duncan Unknown
Oct. 8, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Awards $13.4 Million in Grants to 34 Organizations to Enhance Teaching and Learning Through Arts Education Arne Duncan Washington, DC
Oct. 6, 2014 Remarks by the President at DNC Event Pres. Barack Obama Unknown
Oct. 6, 2014 31 Organizations Pledge Support for Teach to Lead Boston, Denver and Louisville Selected as Sites for First "Teacher Leader Summits" Arne Duncan Washington, DC
Oct. 3, 2014 Prepared remarks of U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan at the Dedication and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Joplin High School and the Franklin Technology Center, Joplin, Missouri Arne Duncan Unknown
Oct. 2, 2014 Remarks by the President on the Economy -- Northwestern University Pres. Barack Obama Evanston, IL
Oct. 2, 2014 Blog: Farm to School Programs Create New Opportunities for Farmers Thomas Vilsack Unknown
Oct. 2, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Invests Nearly $96 Million to Ensure All Students Have Same Opportunities to Learn, Achieve and Succeed Arne Duncan Unknown
Oct. 1, 2014 Increasing Educational Opportunity Through Equity Arne Duncan Washington, DC
Oct. 1, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Awards 12 New Grants Totaling More Than $20 Million to Train, Support and Retain Leaders of Turnaround Efforts in the Lowest-Performing Schools Arne Duncan Unknown
Sept. 25, 2014 24 New Teacher Quality Partnership Grants Totaling More Than $35 Million Awarded to Recruit, Train and Support More Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Teachers Arne Duncan Unknown
Sept. 24, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Awards $3.9 Million to Partnerships to Support Underrepresented Students in Gifted and Talented Programs Arne Duncan Unknown
Sept. 23, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Invests More Than $70 Million to Improve School Climate and Keep Students Safe Arne Duncan Unknown
Sept. 11, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Awards More Than $14.7 Million in Elementary and Secondary School Counseling Grants Arne Duncan Unknown
Sept. 5, 2014 Obama Administration Approves NCLB Flexibility Extension Requests for the District of Columbia and Tennessee Arne Duncan Unknown
Sept. 3, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Awards More Than $6.4 Million in Grants to Connecticut's Newtown Public School District to Further Support Recovery Efforts Arne Duncan Unknown
Sept. 1, 2014 Remarks by the President at Milwaukee Laborfest Pres. Barack Obama Milwaukee, WI
Aug. 28, 2014 Obama Administration Approves NCLB Flexibility Extension Requests for Indiana and Kansas Arne Duncan Unknown
Aug. 28, 2014 New Online Community Seeks to Crowdsource Teacher Leadership to Improve Education Arne Duncan Unknown
Aug. 28, 2014 Blog: Announcing Commit to Lead Arne Duncan Unknown
Aug. 27, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces "Partners in Progress" Back-to-School Bus Tour to the South Arne Duncan Unknown
Aug. 22, 2014 Obama Administration Approves NCLB Flexibility Extension Requests for Ohio and Michigan Arne Duncan Unknown
Aug. 21, 2014 Blog: A Back-to-School Conversation with Teachers and School Leaders Arne Duncan Unknown
Aug. 14, 2014 Obama Administration Approves NCLB Flexibility Requests for Florida, Kentucky, Mississippi North Carolina and Wisconsin Arne Duncan Unknown
Aug. 12, 2014 Education Department Awards 40 States, D.C., and the Virgin Islands $28.4 Million in Grants to Help Low-Income Students Take Advanced Placement Tests Arne Duncan Unknown
Aug. 4, 2014 Blog: My Top Advisers: Principals and Teachers Arne Duncan Unknown
July 31, 2014 Obama Administration Approves NCLB Flexibility Requests for Delaware, Georgia, Minnesota, New York and South Carolina Arne Duncan Washington, DC
July 30, 2014 Remarks by the President on the Economy Pres. Barack Obama Kansas City, MO
July 25, 2014 Guidance for Schools Issued on How to Keep Parents Better Informed on the Data They Collect on Students Arne Duncan Washington, DC
July 24, 2014 Remarks by the President on the Economy Pres. Barack Obama Los Angeles, CA
July 23, 2014 Interior Department Announces $2.5 million to Promote Tribal Control and Operation of BIE-Funded Schools Sally Jewell Washington, DC
July 22, 2014 Remarks by the President at a DNC Event Pres. Barack Obama Seattle, WA
July 22, 2014 Administration Honors U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools and District Sustainability Awardees; Announces Second Annual Best Practices Tour Arne Duncan Washington, DC
July 11, 2014 Statement by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the FCC's Vote to Modernize the E-Rate Program Arne Duncan Unknown
July 10, 2014 Achieving the Extraordinary Through Strong Business-Education Partnerships Arne Duncan Unknown
July 10, 2014 Secretary Duncan Announces Recipients of 2014 President's Education Awards Program Arne Duncan Unknown
July 9, 2014 Remarks by the President at DSCC Lunch -- Denver, CO Pres. Barack Obama Denver, CO
July 7, 2014 New Initiative to Provide All Students Access to Great Educators Arne Duncan Unknown
July 3, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Approves Extensions for States Granted Flexibility from No Child Left Behind Arne Duncan Unknown
June 20, 2014 A Vision for Better Education: Areas of Surprising Agreement Arne Duncan Austin, TX
June 15, 2014 Blog: Drawing the Right Lessons from Vergara Arne Duncan Unknown
June 13, 2014 States Continue Progress During Second Year of Race to the Top Arne Duncan Unknown
June 11, 2014 Remarks by the President at Worcester Technical High School Commencement Ceremony Pres. Barack Obama Worcester, MA
June 10, 2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan Regarding the Decision in Vergara v. California Arne Duncan Unknown
June 9, 2014 Blog: Secretary Duncan and Attorney General Holder Announce New Efforts to Address the Needs of Confined Youth Arne Duncan Unknown
May 20, 2014 Sixty Years After Brown: Where is the Outrage? Arne Duncan Nashville, TN
May 14, 2014 Remarks by the President at DSCC Dinner - NY, NY Pres. Barack Obama New York, NY
May 7, 2014 Statement by U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan on National Assessment of Educational Progress 12th-Grade Reading and Math Results Arne Duncan Unknown
April 28, 2014 Remarks to Grad Nation Summit 2014 Arne Duncan Unknown
April 28, 2014 Students from California and Massachusetts Win DOE's 24th National Science Bowl Ernest Moniz Washington, DC
April 22, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces Awards to Arizona and New Hampshire to Continue Efforts to Turn Around Lowest-Performing Schools Arne Duncan Unknown
April 22, 2014 2014 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools and District Sustainability Awardees Announced Arne Duncan Unknown
April 18, 2014 USDA Awards Grants for New School Food Service Equipment to Help Schools Dish Up Healthy Meals Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
April 18, 2014 Obama Administration Approves NCLB Flexibility Request for Illinois Arne Duncan Unknown
April 15, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Awards More than $33 Million to Local Education Agencies and Community-based Organizations to Develop Physical Education and Nutrition Programs Arne Duncan Unknown
April 14, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces Awards to Alabama and California to Continue Efforts to Turn Around Lowest-Performing Schools Arne Duncan Unknown
April 11, 2014 Remarks by the President at the National Action Network's 16th Annual Convention Pres. Barack Obama New York, NY
April 8, 2014 Hearing of the House Appropriations Committee - FY 2015 Budget Request Arne Duncan Washington, DC
April 7, 2014 Remarks by the President on Opportunity for All -- Bladensburg High School Pres. Barack Obama Bladensburg, MD
April 4, 2014 Agriculture Secretary Announces Rural Schools Payments Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
April 1, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces Awards to Five States to Continue Efforts to Turn Around Lowest-Performing Schools Arne Duncan Washington, DC
March 21, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at J.O. Wilson Elementary School to Announce Findings from Expansive Survey of Student Discipline Practices at America's Public Schools Eric Holder Washington, DC
March 21, 2014 Expansive Survey of America's Public Schools Reveals Troubling Racial Disparities Eric Holder Washington, DC
March 21, 2014 Expansive Survey of America's Public Schools Reveals Troubling Racial Disparities Arne Duncan Washington, DC
March 20, 2014 Remarks by the President on the Minimum Wage Pres. Barack Obama Orlando, FL
March 20, 2014 Remarks by the President at DCCC Dinner - Miami, FL Pres. Barack Obama Miami, FL
March 19, 2014 States Continue Progress During Third Year of Race to the Top Arne Duncan Unknown
March 14, 2014 Teach to Lead: Advancing Teacher Leadership Arne Duncan Unknown
March 13, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces Awards to 10 States to Continue Efforts to Turn Around Lowest-Performing Schools Arne Duncan Unknown
March 12, 2014 USDA Awards Grants to Develop Obesity Prevention Programs Thomas Vilsack Arlington, VA
March 12, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - President's Budget For Fiscal Year 2015 Jacob Lew Washington, DC
March 12, 2014 USDA Announces Support for Smarter Lunchrooms Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
March 7, 2014 Remarks by the President to Travel Pool Pres. Barack Obama Miami, FL
March 7, 2014 Remarks by the President on Preparing for College Pres. Barack Obama Miami, FL
March 5, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Proposal Sylvia Mathews Burwell Washington, DC
Feb. 28, 2014 Blog: Today: The First-Ever White House Student Film Festival Arne Duncan Washington, DC
Feb. 25, 2014 The White House and USDA Announce School Wellness Standards Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
Feb. 24, 2014 Blog: Across America, Students, Teachers, Parents Love The Bus Anthony Foxx Los Angeles, CA
Feb. 24, 2014 Technology in Education: Privacy and Progress Arne Duncan Washington, DC
Feb. 20, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces Awards to Nine States to Continue Efforts to Turn Around Lowest-Performing Schools Arne Duncan Washington, DC
Feb. 19, 2014 USDA Announces Fiscal Year 2015 Farm to School Grants to Continue Efforts to Increase Local Foods in Eligible Schools Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
Feb. 14, 2014 Blog: Why I Wear 80 Arne Duncan Washington, DC
Feb. 10, 2014 Blog: Celebrating CTE Month Arne Duncan Washington, DC
Feb. 7, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces Awards to 6 States and District of Columbia to Continue Efforts to Turn Around Lowest-Performing Schools Arne Duncan Washington, DC
Feb. 6, 2014 Secretary Jewell and Mayor Emanuel Visit Michele Clark High School to Highlight Successful STEM Education Model Sally Jewell Chicago, IL
Feb. 4, 2014 Remarks by the President on ConnectED Pres. Barack Obama Adelphi, MD
Jan. 30, 2014 Remarks by the President on a World-Class Education Pres. Barack Obama Nashville, TN
Jan. 27, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces Awards to 7 States to Continue Efforts to Turn Around Lowest-Performing Schools Arne Duncan Washington, DC
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