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Posted byon June 10, 2014 at 9:45 AM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama explains why we need to inspire every child to reach higher, and give them an opportunity to fulfill their boundless potential.
President Obama on Student Loan Debt: "No Hardworking Young Person Should Be Priced Out of a Higher Education"Posted byon June 9, 2014 at 6:59 PM EDT
President Obama signs a memorandum to help make student loan debt more affordable and manageable to repay.
Posted byon June 7, 2014 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week's address, President Obama underscored the importance of helping to lift the burden of crushing student loan debt faced by too many Americans and highlighted the efforts he's taken to ensure we uphold America's commitment to provide a quality education for all who are willing to work for it.
Posted byon June 5, 2014 at 11:30 AM EDT
On Tuesday, June 10, President Obama is turning to Tumblr to answer your questions about education, college access, and reducing student loan debt.
Posted byon May 30, 2014 at 6:15 PM EDT
President Obama meets with the My Brother's Keeper Task Force to receive a report on the progress made in the first 90 days of the initiative, as well as an initial set of recommendations.
Posted byon May 30, 2014 at 3:12 PM EDT
The My Brother’s Keeper Task Force releases its 90-day report, which includes key indicators that provide a comprehensive view of the environments and outcomes for boys and young men of color and their peers. It also contains recommendations on steps our society can take to begin to expand opportunity for all.
Posted byon May 28, 2014 at 4:56 PM EDT
Arne Duncan celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month by celebrating the accomplishments of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islanders (AANHPIs) and their contributions to this great nation.
Posted byon May 27, 2014 at 5:11 PM EDT
Posted byon May 27, 2014 at 9:30 AM EDT
The White House Science Fair features extraordinary science projects and experiments from some of America’s most innovative students. Find out more about the students participating in this year’s Science Fair.
Posted byon May 23, 2014 at 1:00 PM EDT
This week, the President spoke on the importance of raising the minimum wage, investing in infrastructure, and bringing jobs and tourism back to America; invited the Super Bowl Champion Seahawks to the White House; and designated a new National Monument. The First Lady honored Brown v. Board of Education, and the Vice President and Dr. Biden traveled to Romania and Cyprus.