US Education Secretary Plans Tennessee Stops

Posted at 7:25 PM, Sep 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-04 20:25:32-04

U.S. Education Secretary John B. King Jr. has been set to come to Tennessee later in September.

The U.S. Department of Education said in a news release that King has been scheduled to be at Vance Middle School in Bristol on September 13 as part of his annual back-to-school bus tour.

He’s also scheduled to speak later in the day at Pellissippi State Community College in Knoxville and at the Battle Academy in Chattanooga later that day.

On September 14, the bus tour has planned to head to Craigmont High School in Memphis.

The bus tour kicks off September 12 in Washington, D.C. It has been set to end September 16 in New Orleans. Other stops have been planned in Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi and Virginia.