foreign language http://wfpl.org en U.S. Education Officials Visit Kentucky on Bus Tour http://wfpl.org/post/us-education-officials-visit-kentucky-bus-tour <p>U.S. Department of Education officials are in Fayette County Thursday as part of a national back-to-school bus tour called "<a href="http://www.ed.gov/blog/topic/bustour/">Education Drives America</a>."</p><p>Deputy Secretary of Education Tony Miller is visiting Picadome Elementary School to discuss ways to improve foreign language learning in schools.</p><p>In Fayette County around 60 percent of their public schools offer some kind of foreign language program, said&nbsp;Thomas Sauer, Fayette County Public Schools world language specialist.</p> Thu, 20 Sep 2012 16:07:08 +0000 Devin Katayama 1729 at http://wfpl.org U.S. Education Officials Visit Kentucky on Bus Tour