How Can Our Education System Meet The Demands Of Today’S Workforce?

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Atlanta’s schools are meant to produce our workers of tomorrow: talented locals who can help meet the needs of tomorrow’s economy and build a better, stronger Atlanta. Join us to explore the role of our education system in keeping up with the demand of our ever-changing economy.

What is the role & responsibility of the PRIVATE sector in preparing a talent pipeline?

How might our schools have a better understanding of our workforce needs?

What skills are missing in our local workforce?

Join us for a talk with Atlanta Workforce Development Agency, Google’s Fabiola Charles and Kwame Johnson of PowerMyLearning as we explore creating a better pipeline to meaningful EMPLOYMENT for all Atlantans.

Want to learn more before the event? CHECK out our recommended readings:

The Atlantic: Whose Responsibility is it to Erase America’s Shortage of Skilled Workers

Annie E Casey Foundation Blog: As Atlanta’s Economy Thrives, Many Residents of Color are Left Behind

NY Times: Stubborn Skills Gap in America’s Workforce
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By: Center for Civic Innovation

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