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Education Hearings the Week of January 30, 2017 in Congress

A vote on the nomination of Betsy DeVos to serve as Secretary of Education of the U.S. Department of Education is set for executive session of the Senate Committee on Health Education Labor and Pensions on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 10:00 AM, Room 430 Dirksen Senate Office Building. The Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, … Continue Reading

Accreditation on the Agenda for June 17, 2015 Senate Hearing

Accreditation is the subject of the next higher education reauthorization hearing scheduled for Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 10:00 AM before the Senate Committee on Health Education Labor and Pensions.   Earlier in the year, the committee released a white paper titled “Higher Education Accreditation: Concepts and Proposals.”   The paper serves as a means to … Continue Reading

Ed and Workforce Committee Sets Higher Education Hearing

The House Education and Workforce Committee’s Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training has scheduled a hearing on “Strengthening America’s Higher Education System” for Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:00 AM in 2175 Rayburn House Office Building. Headlining the witness list is the Honorable Mitch Daniels, Jr. President of Purdue University.  Other witnesses include Dr. … Continue Reading

Workforce, School Safety, and Teacher Performance Hearings on Tap For Week of February 25

Though witness lists have not yet been released, the U. S. House Education and Workforce Committee has scheduled hearings on reforming the workforce investment system, school safety, and measuring teacher performance–all set for the week of February 25, 2013. The Subcommittee on Higher Education and the Workforce will focus on “Putting America Back to Work: … Continue Reading

Ed and Workforce Subcommittee To Focus on Growing Use of Digital Technology in the Classroom

The Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education of the House Education and Workforce Committee will focus on the growing use of digital technology in K-12 education in a hearing (“Raising the Bar:  How Education Innovation Can Improve Student Achievement”) set for 10:00 a.m. on February 14, 2013 in Room 2261 of the Rayburn … Continue Reading
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