Photo Gallery: Dr. Jill Biden and Secretary Perez Tour Cleveland Community College in Shelby, NC
(November 18, 2013)
Secretary Perez and Dr. Biden tour information technology classroom and talk to students about their work.
Dr. Biden and Secretary Perez listen to a student about how she hopes the training from Cleveland Community College will provide her with more opportunities when she graduates in May.
Secretary Perez and Dr. Biden tour the engineering operation lab at Cleveland Community College.
Secretary Perez and Dr. Biden get a presentation on mission critical operations.
Dr. Kennedy introduces Dr. Biden and Secretary Perez at Cleveland Community College.
"I've seen what community colleges do to save lives." -Dr. Jill Biden
"Education is the best equalizer. That is what my parents taught me." -Secretary Perez
"We have the best workers in America, we just have to invest in them." -Secretary Perez
Dr. Biden encourages students to help recruit others to get their training at Cleveland Community College.
Students at Cleveland Community College listen to a panel discussion with Secretary Perez and Dr. Biden on the importance of investing in community colleges so that students have the skills they need to succeed.