The Education LRT has conducted an Education Study (August 16, 2013) for the Region.

The Educational LRT goals include:
  1. Increase educational attainment by beginning with early education and giving people the opportunity to advance their education.
  2. Decrease dropout rate with specific tasks, programs, and ideas for how to accomplish this.
  3. Work together to use resources.
  4. Collaborate with regional workforce development councils to link industry needs with training and education.
  5. Work with state agencies to obtain grants to support training and education.
  6. That school systems use the "Best Practices," data, studies, trends and resources of the Public Affairs Research Council of Alabama (PARCA) in development, implementation and assessment of their school system's goals and objectives.

Click here for Education LRT Agendas and Minutes.


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