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Posted byon September 8, 2014 at 9:58 AM EDT
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan takes over the White House’s Instagram account to give you a behind-the-scenes look at his annual back-to-school bus tour.
Posted byon August 26, 2014 at 2:49 PM EDT
Today, White House Economist Betsey Stevenson is taking over the popular "I Love Charts" Tumblr blog in honor of Women's Equality Day. Follow along here, or on the White House Tumblr.
Posted byon August 16, 2014 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, with schools getting ready to open their doors again over the next few weeks, the President talked directly to students and parents about the importance of preparing for an education beyond high school.
Posted byon August 14, 2014 at 5:19 PM EDT
The Department of Education unveils a new grant opportunity to partner with states and local communities to expand the reach of high-quality preschool.
Posted byon August 13, 2014 at 4:44 PM EDT
White House Executive Chef Cris Comerford took Maker Camp campers on a virtual field trip of the White House Kitchen Garden, and answered questions about what it’s like to cook for the First Family and for special guests of the White House.
Posted byon August 13, 2014 at 1:00 PM EDT
Following a meeting with community college leaders, the Administration announces several developments in our efforts to expand college opportunity for all Americans.
Posted byon August 12, 2014 at 2:15 PM EDT
White House Executive Chef Cris Comerford invites you to join a virtual Maker Camp Field Trip to the White House Kitchen Garden.
Posted byon July 23, 2014 at 12:59 PM EDT
President Obama at My Brother’s Keeper Town Hall: “America Will Succeed If We Are Investing in Our Young People”Posted byon July 21, 2014 at 8:26 PM EDT
President Obama visits the Walker Jones Education Campus in Washington, D.C. to participate in a town hall with youth, and to announce exciting new commitments to the My Brother’s Keeper Initiative, designed to address persistent opportunity gaps faced by boys and young men of color and ensure that all young people can reach their full potential.
Posted byon July 11, 2014 at 11:42 AM EDT
Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett meets with a small group of amazing young people at the Urban Alliance Foundation’s Washington branch.