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Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act – One Year Anniversary

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act – One Year Anniversary
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act – One Year Anniversary
Length: 2:41

Secretary Tom Perez & Secretary Arne Duncan commemorate the one year anniversary of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.

This is #TeachtoLead

This is #TeachtoLead
This is #TeachtoLead
Length: 2:34

Ruthanne Buck talks about what teacher leadership is and what Teach to Lead is doing to create a space for teacher ideas and innovation.

Supporting Teachers

Supporting Teachers
Supporting Teachers
Length: 4:31

At Lehigh Senior High School in Lehigh Acres, Florida, a community of professional development has been created through strong leadership and commitment from teachers.

Let's Read, Let's Move - July 1st, 2015

Arne Duncan presents Ron Thorpe with award at 2015 Teaching & Learning

Arne Duncan presents Ron Thorpe with award at 2015 Teaching & Learning
Arne Duncan presents Ron Thorpe with award at 2015 Teaching & Learning
Length: 3:53

In March 2015, Secretary Arne Duncan presented a lifetime achievement award to Ron Thorpe, a courageous and thoughtful leader of educators and a good friend to many of us here at ED. Secretary Duncan’s words are posted here today in respectful memory of Mr. Thorpe, who died June 30, 2015.

His legacy will live beyond him.

Arne Duncan on the importance of funding education

Arne Duncan on the importance of funding education
Arne Duncan on the importance of funding education
Length: 1:40

The President wants more resources for education. Republicans want to cut education funding - that makes no sense.

Joseph A. Smith, Jr. appointed Special Master for U.S. Department of Education

Arne Duncan visits Liberty Elementary

Arne Duncan visits Liberty Elementary
Arne Duncan visits Liberty Elementary
Length: 0:50

As part of the #WeekofMaking, Arne Duncan visited Liberty Elementary where he helped 3D print a keychain, view a video game a student created, and tour the school.

U.S. Dept. of Education Senior Program Advisor Brad Jupp Discusses New Skills for Success Grant

U.S. Dept. of Education Senior Program Advisor Brad Jupp Discusses New Skills for Success Grant
U.S. Dept. of Education Senior Program Advisor Brad Jupp Discusses New Skills for Success Grant
Length: 1:01

In this video, former middle school teacher and current Senior Program Advisory Brad Jupp discusses why he thinks the Skills for Success grant competition addresses some of the most important challenges that our schools and students face.

U.S. Dept. of Education Policy Advisor Kelly Fitzpatrick Discusses New Skills for Success Grant

U.S. Dept. of Education Policy Advisor Kelly Fitzpatrick Discusses New Skills for Success Grant
U.S. Dept. of Education Policy Advisor Kelly Fitzpatrick Discusses New Skills for Success Grant
Length: 0:57

In this video, former middle school teacher and current Policy Advisor Kelly Fitzpatrick discusses why she believes the Skills for Success grant competition can have a major impact on the lives of students like the ones she taught in her middle school.

Know it 2 Own it - Learning to Advocate for Your Rights

Know it 2 Own it - Learning to Advocate for Your Rights
Know it 2 Own it - Learning to Advocate for Your Rights
Length: 3:12

Elijah Armstrong is a high school senior from Jacksonville, Florida who, like many student’s with disabilities, had learn to advocate for himself and his needs for accommodations in school. Here is his story and his wish for all students with disabilities.

Arne Duncan for #ThanksaBillion

Arne Duncan for #ThanksaBillion
Arne Duncan for #ThanksaBillion
Length: 0:59

Secretary Duncan thanks teachers for their unwavering commitment to service and students.

#ThankATeacher - Arne Duncan calls a retiring teacher

#ThankATeacher - Arne Duncan calls a retiring teacher
#ThankATeacher - Arne Duncan calls a retiring teacher
Length: 2:21

Secretary Arne Duncan makes a surprise phone call to a retiring teacher and learns about her transition from the classroom to becoming a teacher leader.

Lori Blow teaches math and is the Math Testing Coordinator at Vanston Middle School in Mesquite (TX) Independent School District (MISD)

#ThankATeacher - Arne Duncan calls a teacher in Florida

#ThankATeacher - Arne Duncan calls a teacher in Florida
#ThankATeacher - Arne Duncan calls a teacher in Florida
Length: 2:27

Secretary Arne Duncan surprises Linda Markum with a thank you call during Teacher Appreciation Week.

Linda Markum, 6th grade Social Studies Teacher at Pacetti Bay Middle School, St. Johns County School District, St. Augustine, FL.

#ThankATeacher - Ted Mitchell

#ThankATeacher - Ted Mitchell
#ThankATeacher - Ted Mitchell
Length: 1:23

Ted Mitchell, Under Secretary for the U.S. Department of Education tells us about his favorite teacher and why teaching is so imporant.


   
Last Modified: 07/24/2015