News for Education

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
The Richardson Chamber Education & Workforce Committee brought together more than 80 city, civic, business and school board leaders recently for the first-ever State of the District Luncheon. Noah’s Event Center provided a wonderful venue and the Chamber's President Bill Sproull facilitated the discussion.   "Connections are critical for our students to succeed and for our communities to ...read more
Categories: Education
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
America has a new job shortage in trade skills. For every five baby boomers retiring in a trade job only one new worker is available. That’s an astounding statistic recently reported by CBS News. Couple that with the havoc created by the recent hurricanes, and you have a labor crisis. Not in specialized H1-B, high-education, high-tech jobs, but in skilled trades, such as electrical, plumbing and ...read more
Categories: Education