Senator Jack Tate joined Governor Polis, Colorado Department of Labor and Employment Director Joe Barela, and leaders from the Emily Griffith Technical College to celebrate the signing of an executive order creating the Future of Work office in the CLDLE.
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“One of the fundamental changes you see in our economy is that a high school diploma alone is no longer the ticket to a good middle class job,” said Polis. “That doesn’t mean everybody is going to college, they’re not. It means how can we align those resources so the kids in high school get trained for a skill that allows them to earn a good living?”