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Secretary’s Message on International Education Week

Secretary’s Message on International Education Week
Secretary’s Message on International Education Week
Length: 2:12

International Education Week (IEW), November 13-17, 2017, is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of State is part of our efforts to promote programs that help U.S. students and teachers develop the global skills critical for success in the 21st century.

For more information, please visit:
- https://sites.ed.gov/international/international-education-week-2017/
- https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ope/iegps/ie-week.html

IEW 2017 Compilation: The Importance of Language Skills & Global Competencies

IEW 2017 Compilation: The Importance of Language Skills & Global Competencies
IEW 2017 Compilation: The Importance of Language Skills & Global Competencies
Length: 4:49

International Education Week (IEW), November 13-17, 2017, is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of State is part of our efforts to promote programs that help U.S. students and teachers develop the language skills and global competencies critical for success in the 21st century.

Featured speakers:

- Rebecca Bellinger, Managing Director of the Center for International Business Education and Research at the University of Maryland, a U.S. Department of Education Title VI Center for International Business

- Dr. Mbye Cham, Director of the Center for African Studies at Howard University, a U.S. Department of Education Title VI National Resource Center

- Anthony Cyprian Christian, 2015 Critical Language Scholarship Recipient (Arabic), U.S. Department of State

- Mycal Ford, 2015 Critical Language Scholarship Recipient (Mandarin Chinese), U.S. Department of State

- Rita Guenther, Senior Program Officer, U.S. National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellow, 2007-2008

- Eris Hanson, 2015-2016 Gilman Scholarship Recipient, U.S. Department of State

For more information, please visit:
- https://sites.ed.gov/international/international-education-week-2017/
- https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ope/iegps/ie-week.html
- http://iew.state.gov/

Secretary DeVos’ Remarks on Title IX Enforcement

Secretary DeVos’ Remarks on Title IX Enforcement
Secretary DeVos’ Remarks on Title IX Enforcement
Length: 30:09

On September 7, 2017, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos discussed a better way forward on Title IX enforcement with students and faculty at George Mason University.

Summer Reading Event with Special Guest Ivanka Trump

Summer Reading Event with Special Guest Ivanka Trump
Summer Reading Event with Special Guest Ivanka Trump
Length: 14:24

Secretary DeVos and Ivanka Trump team up to share their love of reading and science with a group of local D.C. girls.

Secretary DeVos & Ivanka Trump: The Importance of Girls in STEM

Secretary DeVos & Ivanka Trump: The Importance of Girls in STEM
Secretary DeVos & Ivanka Trump: The Importance of Girls in STEM
Length: 1:35

Secretary DeVos and Ivanka Trump team up to share their love of reading and science with a group of local D.C. girls.

Saying thanks to teachers

Saying thanks to teachers
Saying thanks to teachers
Length: 1:03

Secretary DeVos and Department staff made surprise phone calls to outstanding teachers across the country to say thanks for all they do.


   
Last Modified: 12/15/2017