Event Date 1: October 18, 2012 08:30 am - 09:30 am
Brenda Dann-Messier, assistant secretary for vocational and adult education, will give keynote remarks at the California Community College Association for Occupational Education conference, “Doing What Matters for Jobs and the Economy,” at 8:30 a.m. PT, on Thursday, Oct. 18, in Long Beach, Calif.
Dann-Messier will discuss the Obama administration’s blueprint for reauthorizing the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006, which aims to ensure that the education system provides high-quality job-training opportunities that reduce skill shortages, spur business growth, encourage new investments and hires, and spark innovation and economic growth.
|Who :||U.S. Assistant Secretary for Vocational and Adult Education Brenda Dann-Messier|
|What :||Keynote remarks at the conference: “Doing What Matters for Jobs and the Economy,” sponsored by the California Community College Association for Occupational Education|
|When :||8:30 a.m. PT, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012|
|Where :||Renaissance Long Beach Hotel|
111 East Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, Calif.