MT. VERNON, IL (KFVS) — The Mt. Vernon Area Vocational Technical Center (MAVC) will serve as host to a meeting of the State of Illinois Area Career and Technical Education and Vocational Centers Task Force.
This task force was created by HJR79, a Joint Resolution of the Illinois General Assembly. This Joint Resolution, enacted in June, 2012, established a Governor, Legislator and ISBE appointed statewide task force to study the impact of CTE programs and delivery systems through the 24 area career and vocational centers like MAVC in Illinois and the issue of infrastructure funding and transportation support of these centers.
As part of this process, a number of public meetings are to be held around the State. During these meetings, public input on the value added of area career centers will be heard by the committee.