Items Tagged with 'Construction Workfoce Development Alliance'
It’s a Friday afternoon, and I’m sitting in the sun-soaked office of Julie Parks, executive director of workforce training at Grand Rapids Community College M-TEC. Alongside me is Amy Pierce, career exploration coordinator for Kent ISD, and we’re talking about launching a construction training program at GRCC M-TEC for high school seniors from two local school districts. Think dual enrollment meets work-based learning. Read More
Goal is to get prospective employees educated and working in construction locally.
What do you do when work-force development challenges, a negative image and overall economic peril knock at your industry’s door? Read More