Registration open for education workforce summit

by Celia Shortt

The Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education recently released the fourth edition of the “Economics of Education” and it will be in Coweta on Wednesday, Nov 20.

The new publication, sponsored by the Georgia Partnership and the Georgia Chamber of Commerce, provides data and strong messaging for community, business and government leaders around the link between economic development and quality education.

Business, government, and community leaders as well as citizens are encouraged to attend. This session will begin at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday morning at the Centre for Performing and Visual Arts on Lower Fayetteville Road. Registration begins at 8 a.m.

For registration information, call the Newnan Coweta County Chamber of Commerce at 770-253-2270.



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