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Department Assistant Secretary of Education to Participate in Dreams for Kids-DC and the Washington Nationals Baseball Clinic for Children with Disabilities

David Thomas, (202) 401-1576,

Event Date 1: July 10, 2010

U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education Dr. Alexa Posny will participate in the "Extreme Recess Baseball Clinic" sponsored by Dreams for Kids-DC and the Washington Nationals on Saturday, July 10 at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. Dr. Posny will visit different stations at the event and observe participants in the clinic, which allows children with physical and developmental disabilities to play baseball and various other sports - often, for the first time.

Dreams for Kids is a non-profit that works to empower youths who live in poverty and those with disabilities, by uniting them with their peers, recognizing their abilities and allowing their voices to be heard.

Event 1
Who : Dr. Alexa Posny, assistant secretary, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, U.S. Department of Education
What : Dr. Posny will participate in Dreams for Kids-DC and the Washington Nationals "Extreme Recess Baseball Clinic"
When : Saturday, July 10, 2010 - 9:50 a.m.
Where : Nationals Park
1500 South Capitol St. S.E.
Washington, D.C.