U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona shakes hands with Meiah Smith, of Northwood schools, who attends Penta Career Center, studying criminal justice, Wednesday afternoon. Cardona continued the Return to School Road Trip — a bus tour to showcase students and communities safely returning to in-person learning — with several events in Indiana and Ohio. At Penta Career Center he heard more about the Aspire/GED program for adult students. Throughout the bus tour this week, Cardona, Deputy Secretary Cindy Marten and local school leaders are joining students, parents, educators and school communities for events that highlight schools and communities that have safely welcomed students back to in-person learning.

U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona shakes hands with Meiah Smith, of Northwood schools, who attends Penta Career Center, studying criminal justice, Wednesday afternoon. Cardona continued the Return to School Road Trip — a bus tour to showcase students and communities safely returning to in-person learning — with several events in Indiana and Ohio. At Penta Career Center he heard more about the Aspire/GED program for high school students. Throughout the bus tour this week, Cardona, Deputy Secretary Cindy Marten and local school leaders are joining students, parents, educators and school communities for events that highlight schools and communities that have safely welcomed students back to in-person learning.