“2014 DC Education Festival: Explore. Innovate. Celebrate.
What: Washington’s premier education festival presenting an all-in-one experience for community and families to discover, navigate, and engage successfully with their pre-school through high school and adult education/GED options; admission is free.
Who: 5,000+ attendees: African and Asian Americans, Latinos, and Whites; parents with their young children are well represented. 150+ participants: DC’s educational, government, cultural, civic, and corporate communities
When: Saturday, January 11, 2014 from 10 am to 5 pm
Where: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 3rd
AT THE FESTIVAL
Marking its fifth anniversary, the 2014 Festival showcases Washington, DC’s outstanding and varied education options for children in pre-school through high school and adult education/GED – and their families. Throughout the day, “meet and greet” with public charter, public, and private school professionals; enjoy student arts and cultural performances; sample cutting-edge technology; browse the community market; participate in group activities and workshops; participate in Town Hall Education DC supported by Verizon; and check out My School DC, the new online lottery for public and public charter schools.”