Recent Events

Center for Education and Workforce
11
Sep
Thursday
11:30AM
11:30AM
11
September
Thursday
11:30AM
11:30AM
1615 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20062
United States

As a reprisal of the information gleaned from the 2007 report, the 2014 edition of Leaders and Laggards: A State-by-State Report Card on K-12 Educational Effectiveness revisits some of the same important data and metrics on how effective our state education systems are at providing students a high-quality education.

Center for Education and Workforce
5
Jun
Thursday
3:30PM
3:30PM
5
June
Thursday
3:30PM
3:30PM

Please join the U.S. Chamber of Commerce for a screening of Underwater Dreams, a new documentary that examines the intersection of education and immigration in the United States.

Center for Education and Workforce
21
May
Wednesday
8:30AM
8:30AM
21
May
Wednesday
8:30AM
8:30AM

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, the Business Roundtable and the Bipartisan Policy Center will host “Confronting the Myths: The Truth about the Common Core,” a discussion with former Republican governors who played an integral role in the adoption of the Common Core State Standards in their respective states, on Wednesday, May 21st at 8:30 a.m.

Center for Education and Workforce
17
Jun
Monday
12:00AM
12:00AM
19
June
Wednesday
12:00AM
12:00AM

U.S. News STEM Solutions 2013 will bring together business, education and government leaders who have long recognized the need to connect the dots between STEM education and careers. Adding to last year’s successful conference format, the second edition will give more dedicated time for these leaders to interact and collaborate.

Center for Education and Workforce
5
Jun
Wednesday
12:00AM
12:00AM
5
June
Wednesday
12:00AM
12:00AM

The Central Florida Education Summit will be hosted by the Central Florida Partnership and sponsored by the Orlando Regional REALTOR Association, in partnership with the National Chamber Foundation, the Institute for a Competitive Workforce, and the Central Florida Public School Board Coalition.

Center for Education and Workforce
23
Apr
Tuesday
1:00PM
1:00PM
23
April
Tuesday
1:00PM
1:00PM

 

 

Center for Education and Workforce
4
Apr
Thursday
12:00AM
12:00AM
4
April
Thursday
12:00AM
12:00AM

The Business Council of New York State, Inc., the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Institute for a Competitive Workforce and the National Chamber Foundation are hosting the “Breaking the Monopoly of Mediocrity” tour in Albany, to discuss education reform in local communities and inspire local leaders to become catalysts for change.

Center for Education and Workforce
28
Mar
Thursday
12:00AM
12:00AM
28
March
Thursday
12:00AM
12:00AM

Breaking the Monopoly of Mediocrity, a cross-country tour focused on education reform in local communities, will stop in Billings, MT on March 28.

Center for Education and Workforce
14
Mar
Thursday
8:30AM
8:30AM
14
March
Thursday
8:30AM
8:30AM

Join the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce Foundation and Education Commissioner Christopher Cerf on March 14 at the Doubletree Hotel in Somerset for a discussion about new methods of teaching and testing that the NJDOE wants to implement in schools across the state.

Center for Education and Workforce
20
Feb
Wednesday
12:00AM
12:00AM
20
February
Wednesday
12:00AM
12:00AM

Breaking the Monopoly of Mediocrity, a cross-country tour focused on education reform in local communities, will stop in Tacoma, Washington on February 20. A discussion hosted by the U.S. Chamber’s Institute for a Competitive Workforce (ICW) and the National Chamber Foundation (NCF) will gather education, government, and business leaders to address the current state of education reform and “what’s next” for Washington school districts.

Center for Education and Workforce
6
Feb
Wednesday
12:00AM
12:00AM
7
February
Thursday
12:00AM
12:00AM

Breaking the Monopoly of Mediocrity, a cross-country tour focused on education reform in local communities, will stop in Jefferson City, Missouri on February 6-7.

Center for Education and Workforce
24
Jan
Thursday
12:00AM
12:00AM
25
January
Friday
12:00AM
12:00AM

Breaking the Monopoly of Mediocrity, a cross-country tour focused on education reform in local communities, will stop in Birmingham, Alabama on January 24-25.

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