Headed to the Rockies: Back-to-School Tour Day 2
The “Education Drives America” Back-to-School Bus Tour takes Secretary Arne Duncan and senior ED staff coast-to-coast. Day two included stops in Elko, Nevada and Salt Lake City, Utah. Visit ed.gov/bustour to keep up to date.
- Great Basin College - Elko, Nevada
- Deb Delisle, assistant secretary for elementary and secondary education, and William Mendoza, director of the White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education, participated in a roundtable discussion on issues related to Indian education.
- Glendale Middle School - Salt Lake City, Utah
- Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter, ED Chief of Staff Joanne Weiss and Lily Eskelsen, vice president of the National Education Association (NEA) joined school officials, teachers, and students for a tour and roundtable discussion.
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- #edtour12 includes nearly 100 total events. ED officials were meeting throughout the West during day two.