Rep. Emmer Affirms Support for ESSA, Career and Technical Education

Rep. Emmer Affirms Support for ESSA, Career and Technical Education

November 4, 2016

Rep. Tom Emmer (R-MN-6) authored a MinnPost opinion piece, discussing his support of ESSA and highlighting his efforts in the field of career and technical education, through “innovative alternatives” and “affordable options to create ‘job-ready’ grads.” He also underscored the importance of local engagement, arguing, “Our state and local people, along with our teaching professionals and parents, know what’s best for our kids, and by empowering the local authorities we can provide the best education to give our next generation the greatest advantage for a successful and prosperous future.”