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Posted byon March 8, 2013 at 4:20 PM EST
Women investors play a crucial role in helping ensure that the best private-sector ideas - including those coming from women entrepreneurs - get the resources they need to help build companies and create jobs.
Posted byon March 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM EST
Promise Neighborhoods supports forty-six communities in their plans to deliver services to support every child in obtaining the education they need for their future, from cradle through college.
Posted byon March 6, 2013 at 3:25 PM EST
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has developed a suite of tools to help students manage college debt and improve their financial literacy.
Posted byon March 4, 2013 at 6:52 PM EST
Mrs. Obama joins a virtual conversation about Let’s Move!, her initiative to ensure our nation’s kids grow up healthy and reach their full potential.
Posted byon March 1, 2013 at 4:26 PM EST
March is Women’s History Month. There is no better time to engage and empower the next generation of girls to rise up as leaders of our democracy and economy. In that spirit, last week, schools, companies, and labs across the country engaged in a range of activities aimed at getting girls excited about classes and careers in the field of engineering—all part of the 13th annual “Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day.”
Posted byon March 1, 2013 at 11:00 AM EST
The groundbreaking new initiative is designed to help our kids by bringing physical education back to America’s schools through spurring innovative solutions and offering customized support every step of the way.
Taking Action: Creating Model Emergency Management Plans for Schools, Institutions of Higher Education and Houses of WorshipPosted byon February 28, 2013 at 2:27 PM EST
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano were joined by leaders from across the country to discuss the development of high-quality emergency management plans to make our schools, institutions of higher education, and houses of worship safer from violence.
Posted byon February 27, 2013 at 5:04 PM EST
Ten members of the community, who provide better opportunities for the African American students, are recognized as Champions of Change.
Posted byon February 22, 2013 at 4:21 PM EST
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon February 22, 2013 at 10:48 AM EST
Providing educators with the tools and resources to prevent and respond to bullying of LGBT youth and empowering them to make the changes in their schools can help ensure all kids are safe and thriving.