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Workforce Counselors Guiding Pathways for Seniors

Virtual Session Link

Ever struggled with supporting high school students with "best-bet" college and career next steps? Most of future job growth will be in middle skill occupations, yet students and parents are largely unaware of jobs and the education to get them. Texas Workforce Commission is piloting an initiative that places Workforce Counselors at schools to provide direct guidance to students in demand jobs and related training. Commitments to be celebrated at Texas Career Technical Education signing day.

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Julian Alvarez

Texas Workforce Commission

Lorena Knight

Texas Workforce Commission

Kwee Lan Teo

Austin Chamber of Commerce

Details

Format:

Panel

Type:

Session

Track:

K-12 Education

Level:

Basic Understanding