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Posted byon September 12, 2014 at 12:17 PM EDT
Announcing our next installment of "Of the People: Live from the White House," a virtual field trip series with Discovery Education that’s designed to offer middle and high school students unique access to the White House.
Posted byon September 12, 2014 at 10:58 AM EDT
This week's chart of the week shows how our high school graduation rate is the highest it has ever been.
Posted byon September 9, 2014 at 10:48 AM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama kicks off the Department of Education's back-to-school bus tour at Booker T. Washington High School in Atlanta.
Posted byon September 8, 2014 at 1:37 PM EDT
We’re excited to announce First Lady Michelle Obama is joining the site Upworthy as a guest curator. As part of her Reach Higher initiative, the First Lady will share videos and other content to inspire America's young people to take charge of their future.
Posted byon September 8, 2014 at 9:58 AM EDT
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan takes over the White House’s Instagram account to give you a behind-the-scenes look at his annual back-to-school bus tour.
Posted byon August 26, 2014 at 2:49 PM EDT
Today, White House Economist Betsey Stevenson is taking over the popular "I Love Charts" Tumblr blog in honor of Women's Equality Day. Follow along here, or on the White House Tumblr.
Posted byon August 16, 2014 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, with schools getting ready to open their doors again over the next few weeks, the President talked directly to students and parents about the importance of preparing for an education beyond high school.
Posted byon August 14, 2014 at 5:19 PM EDT
The Department of Education unveils a new grant opportunity to partner with states and local communities to expand the reach of high-quality preschool.
Posted byon August 13, 2014 at 4:44 PM EDT
White House Executive Chef Cris Comerford took Maker Camp campers on a virtual field trip of the White House Kitchen Garden, and answered questions about what it’s like to cook for the First Family and for special guests of the White House.
Posted byon August 13, 2014 at 1:00 PM EDT
Following a meeting with community college leaders, the Administration announces several developments in our efforts to expand college opportunity for all Americans.