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Posted byon September 26, 2012 at 11:57 AM EDT
See photos from the Department of Education's coast-to-coast back to school bus tour.
Posted byon September 24, 2012 at 5:00 PM EDT
The White House Council on Women and Girls is launching a challenge for developers: Create an app that promotes civic education and/or inspires girls to serve as leaders in our democracy
Posted byon September 12, 2012 at 4:02 PM EDT
On Thursday, September 6th, Doug McKalip, Senior Policy Advisor for Rural Affairs attended the grand opening of Dillon Middle School in Dillon, South Carolina.
Posted byon August 21, 2012 at 5:26 PM EDT
Last week, the President called the Mars Science Lab Team and a “special Mohawk guy” and pointed out how their work on Curiosity was inspiring the next generation of scientists and engineers.
Posted byon August 18, 2012 at 5:30 AM EDT
With students starting to head back to school, President Obama discusses the critical role that education plays in America’s future.
Posted byon August 14, 2012 at 3:24 PM EDT
The interactive web site for the PBS series “Design Squad Nation” took home an Emmy in June for “outstanding new approaches” in children’s daytime television. An extension into broadband media by the producers of the WGBH TV show, the website serves as a destination for creative ‘tweens and teens that encourages youth to “dream big,” be creative, solve problems and make things that help people.
Posted byon August 9, 2012 at 11:19 AM EDT
As a parent, educator and PTA advocate, Ana Chapman is committed to enriching children’s lives. She is currently serving as Ohio PTA Director of Communications, as well as President of Grindstone Elementary PTA in Berea, Ohio.
Posted byon August 9, 2012 at 11:09 AM EDT
Within her community, Melissa Kicklighter is member of several coalitions, task forces and committees that focus on strengthening health, education and welfare services for children and schools.
Posted byon August 9, 2012 at 11:08 AM EDT
As a 30 year child welfare and foster parent advocate, Sam Macer works in partnership and collaboration with state and local agencies to helps raise awareness of the value of PTA in the state effort to provide the best possible educational outcomes for all of Maryland’s children.
Posted byon August 9, 2012 at 11:01 AM EDT
Calvin Endo works with all the principals on the Westside of Oahu and the Wai’anae Leeward Community College, Hawaii State PTSA Board Member and recently is involved with Hui for Excellence in Education (HE’E) - a statewide coalition of diverse stakeholders committed to working collaboratively to identify opportunities to improve public education in Hawaii.