Austin Chamber To Stage ‘Stage Of Education’ Event

The State of Education event at the Hilton Austin hotel on Thursday will explore how businesses help students prepare for the future.

By Tony Cantu, Patch

The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce will honor the Superintendent of the Year and recipients of its Business Champions in Education awards and District Awards for Educational Excellence this week.

The State of Education event at the Hilton Austin hotel is scheduled on Thursday, Nov. 14. Education Business Champions were identified by regional chambers of commerce, chamber officials noted, adding that the District Awards for Educational Excellence were determined by data submitted by individual campuses. Both sets of award winners will be recognized at the State of Education event.

The State of Education will explore how businesses help students prepare for the future through apprenticeship programs, student/career speaking, mentoring, internships, skilled-trade programs, and educator externships.

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What: State of Education.

Who: Special guest speaker Roy Spence, chairman and co-founder, GSD&M and author of the books The Amazing Faith of Texas and It’s Not What You Sell, It’s What You Stand For: Why Every Extraordinary Business Is Driven By Purpose.

Where: Hilton Austin.

When: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Price: $65 for members, $75 for nonmembers.

For more information, visit https://www.austinchamber.com/events/state-of-education-talent-for-tomorrows-workforce.

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