Education and Workforce Development SIG
This Shared Interest Group (SIG) grew out of the Education & Workforce Development Committee and is designed for GEDA members who are educators or are engaged in educated-related fields. SIGs provide GEDA members with an avenue for discussing topics of interest to them - at their own pace and when they choose to do so.
Documents related to this SIG (Members Only)
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Georgia Department of Economic Development - Workforce Division
Georgia Student Finance Commission
Georgia Quick Start
Technical College System of Georgia
University System of Georgia
For information regarding the Education & Workforce Development SIG contact Jan Melcher.
2017 Action Plan
1. Promote and support education and workforce development partnerships.
a. Establish a shared interest group with diverse membership for this purpose.
b. Compile an education and workforce development panel for the spring workshop or annual meeting to feature successful partnerships.
2. Provide opportunities to showcase education and workforce development resources in Georgia and their role in economic development.
a. Include an Education and Workforce Development forum or discussion group as a part of the regional meetings in July 2017.
b. Share current and relevant information on education and workforce development resources via infographics, the GEDA website, the newsletter, or other means.