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U.S. Department of Education official tours WKCTC

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Kim R. Ford, a U.S. Department of Education senior department official, visited West Kentucky Community and Technical College on Tuesday, September 12 as part of the seventh annual U.S. Department of Education back-to-school bus tour to celebrate progress in communities and states across the county.

Ford, along with other senior department officials, will be holding event’s across the nation touting the administration’s key initiatives over eight years, highlighting the progress made to expand opportunity across the nation and the groundwork laid for continued momentum.

Ford serves as the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Management and Planning in the Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education.

The focus of Ford’s visit to WKCTC was to highlight college affordability.

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