Representative Byrne to Host Secretary of Education in Mobile

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Representative Byrne to Host Secretary of Education in Mobile

U.S. Representative Bradley Byrne (R-Ala.), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, will host Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos in Mobile, Ala. to learn more about the range of education opportunities in Southwest Alabama.

During her time in Mobile, Secretary DeVos will visit ACCEL Day and Evening Academy, Alabama's first tuition-free public charter school; the AIDT Maritime Training Center, which helps train workers for Austal USA and other shipbuilding jobs; and Council Traditional School, a kindergarten through 5th grade school in the Mobile County School System.

Who :

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos

U.S. Representative Bradley Byrne (R-Ala.)

What :

Visits to ACCEL Day and Evening Academy, the AIDT Maritime Training Center and Council Traditional School.

When :

August 31, 2017

Where :

Stop 1: ACCEL Day and Evening Academy

9:30 a.m. CT

3100 Cottage Hill Road; Mobile, AL

Stop 2: AIDT Maritime Training Center

11:00 a.m. CT

360 Addsco Road; Mobile, AL

Stop 3: Council Traditional School

1:15 p.m. CT

Council Traditional School; 751 Wilkinson Street; Mobile, AL

ACCESS: Credentialed media interested in attending the events should RSVP to the U.S. Department of Education at press@ed.gov. A valid media credential and photo ID will be required for access to the events.