DC’s Post-secondary & Career Education Efforts

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

The Education Town Hall broadcasts from Historic Anacostia in Washington, DC, Thursdays
at 11:00 a.m. Eastern on We Act Radio.
Listen live via TuneIn.
Shows are archived for convenient listening shortly after broadcast.

The Education Town Hall BUS is a monthly program
organized by BadAss Teachers, United Opt Out, and SOS March.
The program regularly airs on the 4th Thursday of each month, with adjustments for holidays.



Categories: college and career preparation, DC-Area Education, post-secondary education

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