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Posted byon October 5, 2012 at 5:13 PM EDT
The Obama Administration announces nearly $2 million in competitive grants to Tribal Education Agencies under the State-Tribal Education Partnership program.
Posted byon October 5, 2012 at 5:00 PM EDT
Here's a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon October 3, 2012 at 5:23 PM EDT
More than 100 colleges of education have joined “Operation Educate the Educators” which is dedicated to raising awareness about military children in classrooms, and to helping better prepare teachers to support those students
Posted byon October 3, 2012 at 1:13 PM EDT
For decades, entrepreneurs have used government data from Global Positioning Systems, weather monitoring stations, and other sources to power their products and services.
Posted byon September 28, 2012 at 5:54 PM EDT
Brittany Wenger, 17, is the Google Science Fair 2012 Grand Prize Winner. She created a Global Neural Network Cloud Service for Breast Cancer detection, and attended the Equal Futures Partnership launch this week.
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.