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For Public Feedback: A College Ratings Framework
"As a nation, we have to make college more accessible and affordable and ensure that all students graduate with an education of real value. Our students deserve to know, before they enroll, that the schools they've chosen will deliver this value.
Publ.Date : Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:21:22 EST
Progress Toward Designing a New System of College Ratings
This is the third in a series of posts about the Department?s new college ratings system.Read the first blog in this series.
Publ.Date : Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:02:43 EST
2015-2016 Teaching and Principal Ambassador Fellowship Program Applications Now Available!
“The Ambassador Fellows are a critical investment in ensuring that the decisions affecting students are informed and implemented by our nation?s best teachers and leaders. The answers to our most challenging educational problems lie in the voices of the courageous principals and passionate teachers our Fellows bring us every day.?? Secretary Arne Duncan
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:45:34 EST
Student Voices Session: Shining a Spotlight on Native Youth in Foster Care
Youth from every ethnicity and population group experience challenges. American Indian and Alaska Native youth in the foster care system often also must contend with a disconnection from their tribal communities and cultures.
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:30:15 EST
University of Cincinnati, U.S. Education Department Reach Agreement to Ensure Equal Access to UC?s Websites for Individuals with Disabilities
The U.S. Department of Education announced today that its Office for Civil Rights has entered into an agreement with the University of Cincinnati to ensure that the school’s websites comply with federal civil rights laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of disability.
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:18:50 EST
Improving Education One Classroom at a Time
Elise Patterson faces challenges in her classroom every day, but there?s nothing else she?d rather be doing than teaching. Patterson is an English teacher who, like so many educators across the country, is tackling challenges and making a difference in her classroom and in her students? lives.
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:00:38 EST
Statement by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the Senate\'s Confirmation of James Cole Jr. as Education Department General Counsel
Following is a statement by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan:
Publ.Date : Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:17:59 EST
Celebrate Diversity During the Holidays
The holiday season can be a great time for families to celebrate diversity!Parents and caregivers, you can choose to use this time to teach your children about customs that are different from your own and you can help children to understand and embrace other cultures.Children learn best by seeing, doing, and being a part of a new experience.
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:03:41 EST