- President Obama Nominates Deborah Ball to Administration Post
On February 23, President Obama nominated Deborah Ball to serve as a member of the National Board for Education Sciences. The fifteen-member board meets three times yearly to evaluate the work of the Institute of Education Sciences (IES), the research arm of the U.S. Department of Education, and shape its research priorities. Members consist of highly qualified researchers and education experts and must be approved by the U.S. Senate.
go to the IES website to read more about the Board »
go to the White House website to read the nomination press release »