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- Skills Mismatch
The Skills in the States Forum convenes state and local leaders from across the country who are working to bring skills training opportunities to more people through policy changes in their states to ensure an inclusive economic recovery.
At the 2022 Forum, attendees had the chance to:
View the full agenda here.Read the wrap blog
Day one of SSF kicked off with an address from Clair Minson, Founder & Principal at Sandra Grace LLC and a leading expert on the intersection of racial equity and workforce development. Clair spoke to stakeholders on the manifestations of systemic and institutional racism in workforce policies, practices, and cultural messaging, along with strategies for dismantling and creating more equitable, inclusive systems.View the article
What is SkillSPAN?
Most of the content at the forum was driven by thought leaders from NSC’s SkillSPAN and Business Leaders United (BLU) networks, many of whom spoke at plenaries or on panels.Learn more
The Department of Commerce Assistant Secretary Alan Davidson spoke to NSC's network about National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)’s Internet For All initiative and newly-released Workforce Planning Guide.Watch the recording