Advance local education and workforce development pipelines in Pearland.


In order for Pearland to maintain its competitive labor advantage and ensure that future generations of local students are prepared for jobs that are available locally, education and workforce providers must continually reassess systematic skills-development issues, improve partnerships, and develop programs necessary to respond to labor force skills deficits and employer needs. As the city continues to grow and diversify, its primary focus must remain on optimizing education systems, aligning training programs with the realities of today’s workplace and best positioning students for college and careers.

8.0 Advance local education and workforce development pipelines in Pearland.
8.1 Seek to create a coalition of partners supporting education and training in Pearland.
8.2 Foster and manage partnerships to formalize career pathways in Pearland-area schools.
8.3 Support the development of new and expanded educational facilities in Pearland.
8.4 Strive to increase matriculation rates for Pearland-area students choosing to attend college.