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Posted byon March 3, 2015 at 5:55 PM EST
President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama announced that the White House is ramping up its efforts to Let Girls Learn with a new initiative focused on supporting girls’ education around the world.
Posted byon February 20, 2015 at 1:04 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden delivers remarks at DREAM 2015 to highlight the Administration’s commitment to community colleges.
Posted byon February 20, 2015 at 11:58 AM EST
Three Americans wrote the President on why we need to invest in -- not cut -- the schools that need funding and resources the most.
Posted byon February 19, 2015 at 1:36 PM EST
Posted byon February 14, 2015 at 6:00 AM EST
In this week’s address, the President laid out his plan to ensure more children graduate from school fully prepared for college and a career.
Posted byon February 13, 2015 at 10:30 AM EST
We have more work to do so every child has access to a great public education, but Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives are advancing legislation (H.R. 5) that would cement recent education cuts, taking funding from the schools that need it most and giving it to some of the nation’s wealthiest districts.
Posted byon February 12, 2015 at 11:14 AM EST
Fewer than 40 percent of public schools currently have the high-speed Internet needed to support modern digital learning. We have the resources to solve this problem -- we just need help from our nation’s superintendents and school technology chiefs.
Posted byon February 11, 2015 at 2:27 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden delivers remarks at the 2015 Community College National Legislative Summit, highlighting the Administration's commitment to community colleges.
Posted byon February 10, 2015 at 11:37 AM EST
Like the civil rights leaders who came before them, students and teachers in Ferguson, Missouri see education as an important means of addressing inequities and injustices.
Posted byon February 6, 2015 at 9:29 AM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.