Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, works to highlight the importance of community colleges, to raise awareness about the sacrifices made by military families, and to bring attention to women’s health issues, including breast cancer. She also continues to teach English full-time at a community college not far from the White House.
Prior to moving to Washington, D.C., Jill taught English at a community college in Delaware, at a public high school and at a psychiatric hospital for adolescents. Jill earned her Doctorate in Education from the University of Delaware in January of 2007. Her dissertation focused on maximizing student retention in community colleges. She also has a two Master's Degrees — both of which she earned while working and raising a family.
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Dr. Jill Biden discusses the upcoming White House Summit on Community Colleges and shares how community colleges around the country can get involved.
Second Lady Dr. Jill Biden announces the White House Summit on Community Colleges to highlight the importance of community colleges to our students and our economy.
Dr. Jill Biden wraps up her visit to Iraq and meets with civilian volunteers from the U.S. embassy, Iraqi women who teach English and service men and women from the Texas National Guard.
Dr. Jill Biden discusses celebrating the Fourth of July with our troops in Iraq with the Vice President and encourages all Americans to thank our military families today.
Dr. Jill Biden reflects on a recent trip to Haiti with First Lady Michelle Obama.
Dr. Jill Biden talks about what the President's education agenda means to her as a teacher.
Dr. Biden talks about her morning with Education Secretary Duncan.
The Vice President and Dr. Jill Biden hosted an early Thanksgiving Dinner at the U.S. Naval Observatory for guests from Fisher House, a "home away from home" for families of patients receiving care at military and VA medical centers.
Dr. Jill Biden writes about her latest trip visiting with our Marines at Camp Lejeune and the students and faculty of Coastal Carolina Community College.