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s_ed_2018a_2018-02-22t13:43:26z1 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For PRESENTATION FROM THE COLORADO HOME BUILDING ACADEMY

SENATE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
Date Feb 22, 2018      
Location SCR 357



Presentation from the Colorado Home Building Academy - Committee Discussion Only


01:52:42 PM  
Senator Hill invited the presenters from
the Colorado Homebuilding Academy to come to the table to begin their presentation.
 Amy Schwartz from Build Strong Education spoke about the history
of the program.  Michael Smith, Director of the Colorado Homebuilding
Academy, spoke about the academy's programs.  He discussed the need
for removing barriers and creating pathways to the construction industry.
The presenters distributed a handout to the committee [Attachment B].  Mr.
Smith introduced a student from the academy, Jesus Martinez, who spoke
about what he's learned at the academy and how it has been helpful and
impactful.
01:59:42 PM  
The presenters answered questions from the committee.
02:05:12 PM  

Robert Hernandez, Business Services Director for the academy, introduced himself and spoke about his role with the program.