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Message from Eloy Ortiz Oakley on Governor Newsom’s New Career Education Effort

On August 31st, Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order launching a new career education effort to prepare learners for the workforce of tomorrow. In his latest CEO message, College Futures Foundation’s Eloy Ortiz Oakley responds to the Governor’s goal to strengthen career pathways and his call for employers to drop unnecessary degree and credential requirements that bar talented, diverse Californians from accessing employment opportunities and economic mobility.