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Misc. Event Docs
Presentations and other documents from events around the state.

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TradeUp - 2-28-2013 Flyerhot!Tooltip 01/14/2013 Hits: 2140
Promo Flyer for the Trade Up: Closing the Skills Gap event being hosted on February 28, 2013 by the Career Focused Education Department at Oakland Schools from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Registration form for organizations interested in a booth at the Feb. 28 Trade Up: Closing the Skills Gap event hosted by Oakland Schools.
Agenda for Mott Community College's National Apprenticeship Week event being held at Mott's Regional Technology Center (138 Albert R. Horrigan Drive, Flint MI) from 8:30-11:30 am on Nov. 18.

Apprenticeship Trivia

The origin of the word "masterpiece" comes from early England's indentured apprenticeship system. In order to complete their training, English apprentices were required to make a "master-piece" -- an attempt at the very best work the apprentice could produce -- which was then submitted for inspection to a group of Guild Masters. If the masterpiece was of sufficient quality, the apprentice was given the status of "freeman". Here is the beginning of what we refer to today as "competency-based apprenticeship."