By 2025, Tacoma will lead the region in educational attainment amongst youth and adults. In addition to producing more graduates from high school and college, more college graduates will find employment in the region. Lifelong learning and access to education will be prioritized and valued.
Improve overall health
Improve services to youth and vulnerable populations
Increase the number and quality of jobs throughout Tacoma
Diversify Tacoma’s living wage business base
Strengthen downtown Tacoma as a business core and residential option
Close the achievement gap
Prepare people to succeed in Tacoma’s workforce
Increase participation in arts and culture
Leverage and strengthen Tacoma’s arts and cultural assets
Grow and enhance the vitality of Tacoma’s neighborhood
Improve and maintain Tacoma’s streets
To achieve the 2025 Goal for Education we will need to identify strategies and partnerships to advance the work in each of the areas below:
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