Joiselle Cunningham, one of ED’s 2013-14 Teaching Ambassador Fellows at the U.S.
The 2013 NAEP Reading and Mathematics Report Card is available here. "The 2013 NAEP report card provides encouraging but modest signs of progress in reading and math for U.S. students.
Even though National Substance Abuse Prevention Month has ended, it doesn’t mean our dedication to reducing the number of Americans hurt by alcohol and drug abuse has ended as well. At the Department of Education (ED), encouraging safe and healthy environments for students is a year-round effort.
The U.S. Department of Education announced today that its Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has entered into an agreement with the West Contra Costa Unified School District (district), in Richmond, Calif., to ensure compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX).
In the last few months, all across the country, millions of students headed back to school. For many, this was a season of memorable experiences: having their fathers accompany them to their classrooms on the first day, pick them up from their first afterschool activity, and help them study for their first test.
The U.S. Department of Education announced today that its Office for Civil Rights has entered into an agreement with Virtual Community School of Ohio to ensure compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act for students with disabilities at the school.
If you graduated from college within the last six months, you have probably been contacted by one of the U.S. Department of Education’s loan servicers, reminding you that it’s almost time to begin repaying your student loans.
Thank you! What a wonderful convention we have here today! As I look around Freedom Hall, I am so hopeful about our nation's future. In this crowd of 15,000 strong are the future leaders of America. I see future farmers and ranchersand so much more.
As part of the Obama administration's agenda to make college more affordable, the U.S.
Thank you, Dr. Ross, for that kind introduction and for being a great partner in reform. I'm pleased to be here today to address the Rural Education National Forum because, too often, the challenges of rural education are neglected. After nearly five years in Washington, I've learned that much of the public narrative surrounding education is wrong or badly exaggerated.
Cross-posted from the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
Earlier this year, Secretary Arne
The U.S. Department of Education today announced it is awarding an additional $269,530 to Chardon Local School District in Chardon, Ohio, to help with ongoing recovery efforts following the 2012 shooting death of several students and injuries to others.
The U.S. Department of Education announced today that its Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has entered into an agreement with the State University of New York (SUNY) to ensure compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX) by SUNY and each of its 29 state-operated campuses.
Making college more affordable for American families has continued to be a key priority for the Obama Administration, and in August, President Obama proposed a comprehensive plan to address rising college costs and increase college affordability and value.
In order to gather public input about the Obama Administration's proposals to address rising college costs and make college more affordable for American families, the U.S.
The U.S. Department of Education announced today the successful resolution of a compliance review that was initiated at the Schenectady City School District in Schenectady, N.Y.