Education & Workforce Development

 

The Education & Workforce Development Committee provides Western lawmakers with a forum to discuss issues relating to education and workforce development. The committee members participate in policy discussions and hear from experts about P-20 education and its relationship to cultivating a strong workforce. Additionally, the Committee shares insights on national education and workforce development programs and initiatives.

 

 

CHAIR

Senator Dean Mortimer

Idaho

VICE CHAIR

Assemblywoman Marilyn Dondero Loop

Nevada

 


Click here for full committee membership list.

 

2014 Annual Meeting

 

Click here for the agenda for the Education Committee meeting

 

Presentation - Stephanie Berglund, CEO thread, Alaska’s Child Care Resource and Referral Network

 

Presentation - Laura Speer, KIDS COUNT

 

Presentation - Renée Wilson-Simmons, Director, NCCP

 

Committee Meeting Summaries

Click here for the agenda for the Education Committee meeting.

August 1, 2013 - 66th Annual CSG West Annual Meeting

 

Policy Briefs

California SB 850 - Establishing a pilot program for achieving a Bachelors Degree at a Communicy College

Last Chance to Dinish the GED Before New Test

State Efforts to Teach English Language Learners

Teacher Tenure: How California Differs From Other Western States

Western States Tenure worksheet pdf

 

For more information on the Education Committee, please contact CSG West staff member Alma Lopez by phone (916) 553-4423 or email: alopez@csg.org