Education & Workforce Development


To respond to the needs of Ohio employers for qualified, well-trained employees by promoting policies that meet the demands of today’s workplace by pursuing strategies that link education and workforce development in a seamless system and embed skills-based learning into academic instruction.

For more information on the Ohio Chamber’s stances on education and workforce development or how to join the committee, please contact Candace Frank.


  • Advocate for a financial literacy high school graduation requirement.
  • Support increased efforts towards FAFSA completion for Ohioans.
  • Explore opportunities to expand the workforce to help fill existing needs by employers.
  • Strengthen school district Business Advisory Councils to assist in building a stronger relationship with local employers.
  • Ensure the continuation of the TechCred Program.
  • Continue efforts to alleviate the "benefits cliff."

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