John C. Scott Show
J.C. Scott: JTED's track record; legislative update
On Monday's edition of the John C. Scott Show:
We started with a look at the latest City of Tucson news with developer Richard Studwell. Topics discussed included Karin Uhlich's run for City Council, the payroll increase for city employees, along with public transportation, road construction, Downtown development and Tucson Water.
23 min. into the show, we were joined by Democratic state Rep. Andrea Dalessandro (LD2) for an update on the stalemate at the Legislature.
38 min.: We talked with Inside Tucson Business columnist and former Tucson City Councilwoman Carol West about her latest column, "Need for technically qualified workers is part immigration debate."
54 min: We started our 4 p.m. h\our with Vail School Superintendent Calvin Baker, who discussed school vouchers, public school funding, Common Core implementation and early childhood education.
85 min.: We concluded with JTED Governing Board Member Bob Schlanger, who talked about the Joint Technical Education District and discussed the importance of funding educational programs — such as JTED — that have proven track records.