U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos will be in both Colorado and Nebraska on day two of her 2017 Rethink School tour. While in Colorado, the Secretary will visit Firefly Autism House and the United States Air Force Academy. That evening she will tour Midland University in Omaha, Nebraska.
ACCESS: Credentialed media interested in attending any Rethink School tour stop should RSVP to the U.S. Department of Education at email@example.com. A valid media credential and photo ID will be required for access to the events.
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos
School visits in Colorado and Nebraska
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
7:55-10 a.m. MDT
Firefly Autism House
2695 S. Jersey St.
Tour is closed press at the request of the school due to HIPPA law.
At the conclusion of the tour, Secretary DeVos will host a roundtable with several of Firefly’s educators. Following the roundtable, the Secretary and roundtable participants will make brief statements and take questions from the media.
11:15 a.m.-2:30 p.m. MDT
United States Air Force Academy
2304 Cadet Drive
US Air Force Academy, CO
The majority of this tour is open press. Press interested in attending should park at the the north gate. A bus will be provided to escort press to the event and return them to the north gate after the open press portion of the tour concludes. The bus will leave promptly at 10:30 a.m., no exceptions.
6-6:50 p.m. CDT
Midland University—Omaha Campus
11213 Davenport St.