Workforce Education Task Force

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Cindy Clanton                          Steve Hester
2018  Committee Co-Chair                          2018 Committee Co-Chair 
Carroll County Schools                          Chick Fil A Corporate

  

        

The Workforce Development committee seeks to improve communication between the business and education communities to remain informed of the issues and encourage improved outcomes with the ultimate goal of a well-trained workforce for our business community.

Goal: To encourage life-long learning and support the development of a highly trained and educated workforce.

Actions:

  • Coordinate the Membership STAR Student /Teacher Recognition Breakfast
  • Support and generate teacher and student recognition/appreciation programs events such as Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL)
  • Promote and encourage the use of the speakers' bureau of business professionals within the PK-16 school systems
  • In cooperation with CCEC, develop personal skills, community service involvement and career development opportunities through a variety of PK-16 programs, including 8th Grade Career Expo and Manufacturing Day
  • Continue to support the Mentor Village
  • Promote co-op programs, internships, work-based learning programs and apprenticeships opportunities
  • Work with the Carroll County Employer Committee on human resource training, peer-to-peer networking, job fairs and student career preparedness