Martha Kanter, the U.S. Under Secretary of Education, is scheduled to deliver opening remarks at this week's WKU Conference on Education and Community Involvement. Kanter is expected to speak about recent civic learning programs promoted by the the U.S. Department of Education.
The U.S. Under Secretary of Education plans to highlight the Obama administration's "cradle to career" agenda, which includes steps to improve early childhood education. The conference will be held November 8th and 9th at the Carroll Knicely Conference Center in Bowling Green.