CareerTech State Director Responds To Governor's State Of The State Address
STILLWATER, Okla. -- (Feb. 2, 2015) -- In response to Gov. Mary Fallin's State of the State address, Oklahoma CareerTech Director Marcie Mack issued the following statement:
“Oklahoma CareerTech applauds Gov. Mary Fallin’s new program ‘Oklahoma Works,’ which develops partnerships between education and business to help promote work skills; increase industry credentials, certificates and degrees; and help steer students toward available careers. CareerTech has the ability to provide the workforce and fill the skills gap in areas critical to meet labor demands.
“CareerTech is a comprehensive educational system focused on creating high-quality educational experiences for students and companies. These educational experiences improve the Oklahoma economy because they provide individuals with the training and skills necessary to be successful in the workplace and provide companies with the required workforce necessary to compete globally.
“An investment in the Oklahoma CareerTech System will further the governor’s goals and will allow future generations to prosper.”
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