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DOE Secretary joins Mayor Castro at Town Hall

DOE Secretary joins Mayor Castro at Town Hall

Representatives from the U.S. Department of Education have been meeting with key stakeholders all week discussing key education initiatives.

On Thursday, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will join San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro at cafécollege for a Town Hall from 6 – 8 p.m. to discuss the education initiatives, including college affordability, college completion rates and various other topics. The Town Hall will be moderated by Brenda Jimenez from Univision.

The invitation-only event is full with students and parents, but the Town Hall will be available via webcast by NOWCastSA. The webcast begins at 5 p.m. and the Town Hall is expected to begin at 6 p.m. Viewers can expect the Town Hall to be centered around audience questions. NOWCastSA will stream the event live and viewers can pose their questions online.

Watch the webcast at NOWCastSA.
Visit the Department of Education online (DOE).
Learn more about cafécollege.

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