Education and workforce partnerships are strategic efforts to improve educational and workforce outcomes. RGV FOCUS convenes and participates in regional partnerships, collaborating with multiple stakeholders in education and workforce to ensure that students graduate with the knowledge, skills and credentials to be successful in their careers. These partnerships also provide a forum for identifying and meeting the needs of industry, promoting economic development, engaging with experts and impacting policy and practice.

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Resources

Report on Texas Growth Occupations, 2016-2026

Updated 2018. This report provides the Texas Workforce Commissions's most current projections for employment growth for Texas, released in 2018 with a base year of 2016 and covering the period of 2016 to 2026. The next employment projections, covering the period of 2018 to 2028, will be released in the Fall of 2020.

Summary Report for the Brownsville-Harlingen Area

Updated May 2020. Provides summary report for Cameron County with Labor Force Statistics comparison with the State and U.S., Unemployment Rates, Wage by Industry, and Employment by Industry

Summary Report for the McAllen-Edinburg-Mission Area

Updated May 2020. Provides summary report for Hidalgo County with Labor Force Statistics comparison with the State and U.S., Unemployment Rates, Wage by Industry, and Employment by Industry.