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U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary to Discuss Postsecondary Success with Community Leaders

Sara Gast, (202) 401-1989,

Event Date 1: October 28, 2010 12:45 pm

Eduardo Ochoa, assistant secretary for the Office of Postsecondary Education, will discuss postsecondary student success at 12:45 p.m. EDT on Thursday, Oct. 28, at the national Communities Learning in Partnership (CLIP) meeting in Louisville, Ky. The event will take place at the Brown Hotel in the Bluegrass Room.

As a project of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation managed by the National League of Cities’ Institute for Youth, Education, and Families, CLIP seeks to double the number of low-income young adults who receive a postsecondary degree or credential. This meeting will bring together mayors, college presidents, school districts, business leaders and other community partners to increase collaboration and innovation. They will discuss the best local strategies for improving postsecondary success for low-income adults through greater coordination of education and municipal resources.

Event 1
Who : Eduardo Ochoa, assistant secretary for the Office of Postsecondary Education
What : Remarks at the national meeting of Communities Learning in Partnership (CLIP)
When : Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010, at 12:45 p.m. EDT
Where : Brown Hotel
Bluegrass Room (2nd floor)
335 West Broadway
Louisville, KY