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Mandell Externship

Building Tomorrow’s Workforce:
A workforce development externship for Educators and School Counselors


    What is it?
    In collaboration with the Connecticut State Department of Education we are providing a FREE professional learning opportunity for CTE Teachers, School Counselors, and Administrators to work together to gather insight into the current workforce. Through this opportunity, you will strengthen your classroom lessons by bringing relevant, real-world context back. By participating in a program like this, your team will have the ability to impact anywhere from 20-200 students each year.

    What will you do?
    Your team will participate in four seminar sessions and three onsite workday’s at a local business to learn applicable workforce needs in order to bring these back to your home school and district.

    What types of Industry will we focus on?
    STEM, Manufacturing, Information Technology, and Health Sciences.

    How is this funded?
    Through Perkin V. All costs, including substitute teachers, will be covered for schools receiving funding.

    Interested in learning more?
    Download the PDF of Slides or contact LSullivan@CTScienceCenter.org with questions.

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