This week the Westin located in the Galleria area of Dallas will host the Career Colleges and Schools of Texas (CCST) annual conference. Refresh, Renew and Refocus serves as the theme for the 2017 conference. The keynote address is scheduled for Thursday morning and will be provided by Ruth Hughes, the Commissioner representing Employers, Texas Workforce Commission. Breakout sessions for Thursday and Friday focus on employee engagement and moral, technology trends, student recruitment and motivation and a regulatory/legislative update.
SST is exhibiting at the conference and looks forward to meeting and talking with school representatives regarding the new audit requirements affecting proprietary schools.
CCST represents over 200 Texas higher-education schools that offer a wide range of occupational curriculum. CCST provides resources to train personnel and guidance in regulatory and legislative matters.