Regional Education Policy

Plano will partner with education institutions to provide quality educational opportunities to retain students in the region and for economic development opportunities to attract businesses seeking universities to provide research and development opportunities.

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  1. Actions 
  2. Status Details


Participate in research and economic development opportunities with local colleges and universities.
Recurring and On Track
Support initiatives to improve the quality of and accessibility to educational resources in Plano.
In Progress
Attract and retain the presence of higher education institutions within the City of Plano.
Support Collin College’s efforts for academic excellence and provide student opportunities for professional work experience including corporate and business partnerships.
In Progress
Support the efforts of educational institutions in utilizing new technologies that improve access to higher education and vocational training for Plano residents.
Recurring and On Track
Participate in partnerships with local schools and businesses to provide student opportunities for internships, job skills, and professional work place experience.
Recurring and On Track

View a table of all of the Comprehensive Plan's actions here.