A Capital City Education is a city wide initiative
to cultivate a college, career and civic ready environment
in Salt Lake City.


Partners and collaborators from public education, city government, higher education and the Chamber of Commerce have come together to leverage the resources of community partners to support life-long learning.  

Focusing on access to high quality early childhood education opportunities; 
expanded programming and services through Community Learning Centers; 
equitable preparation and resources to access college and career pathways leading to a livable wage, will support a vibrant and thriving Salt Lake City.


Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
— John Dewey
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
— Benjamin Franklin
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
— Sydney J. Harris
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
— William Butler Yeats