TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) -- A series of public forums will discuss the need to improve career awareness and readiness in public schools in Lee, Pontotoc and Union County.
CREATE’s Toyota Wellspring Advisory Committee is hosting the meetings to not just talk about the needs, but to get input from the community.
MDC, Inc. of Durham, North Carolina has been retained to analyze the region’s current assets and to develop a plan that will lead to a stronger career readiness system in K-12 schools.
The committee wants community input and support in putting together the components of the initiative.
The dates and locations for the forums are:
Monday, August 18 - 5:15 p.m.
Pontotoc Ridge Career & Technology Center
354 Center Ridge Drive
Tuesday, August 19 at 7:30 a.m.
213 West Main Street
Wednesday, August 20 at 5:15 p.m.
Magnolia Civic Center
135 East Bankhead