• June 22nd, 2016
    @ 11:00am CT/ Noon ET

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  • Conference Dates: June 26-29, 2016
    Burlington, Vermont

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  • July 20th, 2016
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  • August 25th-26th, 2016
    Nashville, Tennessee

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Community Choices Curriculum
Community Choices Curriculum

Community Choices Public Policy Education Program: Exploring the Human Resources/Economic Development Connection

Lionel J. Beaulieu, Southern Rural Development Center
Kenneth Bolton Jr., Southeastern Louisiana University

The Community Choices program is designed to engage communities in a systematic assessment of the linkages between its human resource attributes and its economic development opportunities.

Purpose and Objectives:

  • Produce concrete results at the local community level.
  • Engage local community residents in a dialogue and assessment of the linkages between economic development opportunities and the human capital attributes of their community.
  • Strengthen residents' understanding of the complex set of policy issues associated with human capital resources and economic development options
  • Provide a forum for exploring alternative strategies for dealing with these issues
  • Clarify potential impacts associated with these policy issues.

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Program Overview | Powerpoint

Module One

Module Two

Module Three

Module Four

Module Five

Module Six

Module Seven