Secretary of Education will visit Lincoln Public Schools
Lincoln Public Schools announced that Betsy DeVos, the U.S. Secretary of Education, will visit the school district’s Science Focus Program (Zoo School) on Thursday.
DeVos will take a tour of the Zoo School and have a conversation with students and staff members according to a press release from LPS.
“Our school district looks upon this visit as an exciting opportunity to share information about our Science Focus Program – and our fine Lincoln Public Schools public education system – with the U.S. Secretary of Education,” said Steve Joel, superintendent of LPS. “The students at Lincoln Public Schools have a wide variety of options and possibilities for their public education: through a rich array of LPS programs, as well as partnerships with local business and industry, higher education institutions, and private and parochial schools.”
The Lincoln Children’s Zoo will be closed Thursday.