Print Page   |   Your Cart   |   Sign In   |   Register
Workplace E-Newsletter - April 2018
Share |

The National Council for Workforce Education

WORKPLACE E-NEWS

April 2018

CALL FOR PROPOSALS
Smooth Sailing ~ Success Through Partnerships
September 26-27, 2018
Hilton Hotel – Clearwater Beach, Florida
Proposals are Due April 13, 2018 4:00pm EDT

♦ Click Here to Submit Proposal
♦ Learn More About the Conference


NEW WORKFORCE PROFESSIONALS ACADEMY

The National Council of Workforce Education Board of Directors is pleased to announce the application process for the 2018-2019 New Workforce Professionals Academy (NWPA). Applicants must be workforce professionals at a two-year college. They must be a new professional - either within the first three years in their current position or assigned new duties to their position that significantly changes their role. The Applicant's college must also be a member of NCWE.
Proposals are Due April 13, 2018 4:00pm EDT

♦ Click Here to Learn More and Submit an Application

Photo: 2017 Inaugural Class - NWPA


EXEMPLARY PROGRAM AWARDS
Each year, NCWE recognizes two colleges with our Exemplary Program Awards in two categories: Credit Workforce Development Program and Noncredit Workforce Development Program. Award recipients are chosen based on five application criteria: executive summary, description of partnerships and collaborations, potential economic impact, program results, and replication. The Applicant's college must be a member of NCWE.

♦ Click Here to Submit an Award Application
Applications are due by May 11, 2018, 4p EDT

Photo: Ivy Tech Community College– 2017 Noncredit Exemplary Program Award Recipient


NCWE BOARD MEMBER BLOGS – FEATURED POST
Apprenticeship Expanding Among Minnesota Manufacturers - It’s All About Partnership
  Heidi Braun-Kahn, Director of Workforce Development
  Pine Technical and Community College, MN


About 85 percent of registered apprentices in Minnesota are employed in the construction trades, but federal grant funds are helping more of the state’s manufacturers harness the power of apprenticeship to boost their employees’ skills. The IMT (Industrial Manufacturing Technician) Registered Apprenticeship focuses on increasing the pipeline of highly qualified and diverse individuals prepared to enter middle- and high-skilled occupations within the growing manufacturing sector. ... Click Here to Read More

Photo Courtesy of Pine Technical and Community College


FEATURED NONCREDIT PROMISING PRACTICE
21st Century Skills for the Workforce
Central Ohio Technical College, OH

COTC’s 21st Century Skills for the Workforce: Building Workforce and Leadership Proficiency, was designed in direct response to both industry leaders sharing their workforce concerns at a series of roundtable discussions, and also to calls from social service agencies acknowledging the need for the future employees to begin crafting their career pathways with these much needed skills….Click Here to Read More

Photo Courtesy of Central Ohio Technical College College


FEATURED CREDIT PROMISING PRACTICE
Bachelors of Applied Science in Early Childhood Education
North Seattle College, WA

North Seattle College in collaboration with Seattle Central College, launched a new BAS in Early Childhood Education in January 2016 at the same time that it launched an Integrated Basic Education Skills (I-BEST) program, becoming the first in the nation to offer a full basic skills to baccalaureate pathway for ECE professionals….Click Here to Read More

Photo Courtesy of North Seattle College


MAKING THE MOST OF YOUR NCWE MEMBERSHIP
Managing Your Membership and Invoices

Accessing your membership page and your invoices (printing past invoices and/or paying current invoices) is quite easy!

  • Login to the NCWE website
  • Near the bottom of the page, in the box on the right side, choose “Manage Profile”
  • Under “Invoicing, Payment and History” click on “Invoices” to view, pay and print your invoices
  • Under “Invoicing, Payment and History” click on “Membership” to manage your membership

If you have forgotten your login or password, please contact Darlene Miller at executivedirector@ncwe.org


This edition of Workplace is sponsored by AGS Data Systems

Career Opportunities
Colleges and may post open positions on the NCWE website. To post a job or look for a new career opportunity, click on the icon below.

AACC Affiliate Council
Association Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal