Simone Garcia, of the DC’s office of State Superintendent of Education, joined the Education Town Hall on October 29 to discuss her division of Post-secondary and Career Education. Initiatives include bringing career awareness, including paid internships, to DC’s high schools; supporting certification exams for adult students — primarily through UDC’s community college — career qualifications; DC Career Academy Network, and other efforts to promote career readiness for District students. Full discussion on Track 4 below —

Contact the Office of Career Education Development, 202-727-4312. simone.garcia@dc.gov

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