Californians Deserve Credit Town Hall


The state has a uniquely important opportunity to support unemployed and underemployed Californians, particularly those of color, in reskilling and upskilling to secure better-paying jobs in the future.

This 90-minute town hall engaged more than 100 leaders from across the state in a critical conversation focused on how broader recognition of learning can dramatically advance program and college completion for millions of Californians, as well as our state’s equity and economic inclusion agenda.

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