Vice President Joe Biden’s wife, Jill Biden, will host the first-ever White House Summit on Community Colleges Tuesday. Biden, who has a doctorate and teaches English full-time at a community college not far from the White House, describes them as “one of America’s best-kept secrets,” according to her profile on the White House website.

President Barack Obama will speak at the opening session of the event designed to “highlight the critical role that community colleges play in developing America’s workforce and reaching our educational goals,” the White House said.

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