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Assistant Secretary Dann-Messier to Speak at Advisory Committee on Apprenticeship Open Meeting


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David Thomas, (202) 401-1576, press@ed.gov


Event Date 1: October 28, 2010

Brenda Dann-Messier, assistant secretary for the Office of Vocational and Adult Education, will give remarks at the Advisory Committee on Apprenticeship (ACA) open meeting Thursday, Oct. 28 at the U.S. Department of Labor in Washington, D.C. Dann-Messier will join Department of Labor Assistant Secretary Jane Oates in a discussion and open dialogue with the ACA on the importance and benefits of partnerships between education and the workforce system.

The ACA counsels the secretary of labor on a variety of issues, including expanding participation of all segments of the workforce, improving cooperation between education and registered apprenticeship, and meeting future skill needs in expanding areas of the economy. The ACA is comprised of individuals representing labor unions, employers, and members of the public.


Event 1
Who : Brenda Dann-Messier, assistant secretary, Office of Vocational and Adult Education, U.S. Department of Education
Jane Oates, assistant secretary, Employment and Training, U.S. Department of Labor
What : Keynote remarks at the Advisory Committee on Apprenticeship Open Meeting
When : Thursday, Oct. 28 – 9:30 a.m. EDT
Where : U.S. Department of Labor, Frances Perkins Building, the Great Hall, 200 Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.
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