U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona to Visit San Antonio School to Highlight Multilingual Programming

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U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona to Visit San Antonio School to Highlight Multilingual Programming

On Wednesday, Oct. 4, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona will visit Mark Twain Dual Language Academy in San Antonio, Texas, to underscore the importance of multilingual learning and how the U.S. Education Department is raising the bar to expand opportunities for multilingual education to all students in our public schools.

During the visit, Secretary Cardona will learn more about the school’s programs and efforts to provide students with the opportunity to develop the effective language skills, strong cognitive and academic skills, and cross-cultural understanding that will enable them to achieve their potential.

Afterwards, Secretary Cardona will give keynote remarks to the Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents’ (ALAS) 20th Anniversary Education Summit. For more information about the summit, visit: www.alasedu.org/annual-summit.

Press:
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Who :

U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona
Mark Twain Dual Language Academy Principal David Garcia

What :

Tour of Mark Twain Dual Language Academy

When :

9:10-9:30 a.m. CT
(Time is subject to change)

Where :

Mark Twain Dual Language Academy
2411 San Pedro Ave.
San Antonio, Texas


Who :

U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona
San Antonio Independent School District Superintendent Jaime Aquino
Mark Twain Dual Language Academy Principal David Garcia
San Antonio Independent School District Board of Trustees President Christina Martinez
University of Texas at San Antonio Dean of the College of Education and Human Development Dr. Mario S. Torres, Jr.

What :

Roundtable Conversation with Education Leaders

When :

9:30-10 a.m. CT
(Time is subject to change)

Where :

Mark Twain Dual Language Academy
2411 San Pedro Ave.
San Antonio, Texas


Who :

U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona

What :

Press Gaggle with Secretary Cardona

When :

10:05 a.m. CT
(Time is subject to change)

Where :

Mark Twain Dual Language Academy
2411 San Pedro Ave.
San Antonio, Texas