September 22, 2017
The Houston construction industry is facing unprecedented challenges caused by a shortage of skilled craft workers, an aging workforce and the devastating impact of Tropical Storm Harvey on the Gulf Coast region. With the economic impact of Hurricane Harvey estimated to be in the tens of billions, the speed and effectiveness of recovery efforts will rely on a skilled workforce positioned to repair damaged infrastructure, buildings and homes.
September 20, 2015
Houston, nationally recognized for some of its education initiatives, is ahead of metro Atlanta schools in starting teacher salaries, job training and graduation rate increases.