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2015 Spring Conf Docs
Documents related to the 2015 Spring Apprenticeship Conference.

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2015 Spring Conference Agendahot!Tooltip 04/07/2015 Hits: 1232
Agenda for the 2015 Spring Apprenticeship Conference.
Presentation by Marsha Black-Watson providing an overview of Michigan's new Department of Talent Economic Development (TED).
Presentation by Dave Namenye, Managing Director, Jack Martin Associates.Includes info on Jack Martin Associates' new Skilled Trades Apprenticeship Test (STAT).
STRA & Early/Middle Collegehot!Tooltip 06/01/2015 Hits: 1536
Presentation by JAMA Executive Director Bill Rayl on Jackson County's integration of school-to-registered apprenticeship into the JAC3 skilled trades early/middle college.
MI Construction Career Dayshot!Tooltip 06/01/2015 Hits: 1492
Operating Engineers Local 324 Training Coordinator Lee Graham's presentation on the Michigan Construction Career Days best practice and how it prepares youth for in-demand jobs in the construction industry.
Automation Workzhot!Tooltip 06/01/2015 Hits: 1432
Overview of Automation Workz, an innovative new program from Uplift, Inc. that engages youth and their parents in "live family video game" challenges that highlight career opportunities in an engaging, immersive environment. Presenter: Ida Byrd-Hill, president of Uplift, Inc.
Macomb County MFG Dayhot!Tooltip 06/01/2015 Hits: 1750
An overview of National Manufacturing Day and an "under-the-hood" look at how Macomb County has developed one of the most robust county-wide MFG Day celebrations in the state and the nation. Presented by Claire Brisson, CTE Director for Chippewa Valley Schools.
Troy Tissue's presentation on how to translate a military veteran's training and skills to civilian careers and education programs.
Goodwill's Green Workshot!Tooltip 06/01/2015 Hits: 1541
Presentation by Jay Wilber on the Green Works training and employment program operated by Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit.
Presentation by State DOL Director Russ Davis and Regional DOL Director Dean Guido on the expansion of registered apprenticeship and new tools and models available to support these programs.
Chippewa Valley Schools CTE Director Claire Brisson's presentation providing an understanding of recent legislative changes to the Michigan Merit Curriculum requirements that provide additional flexibility for career technical education programs.
An overview by SME Education Foundation Senior Development Officer Rodney Grover of the imporant white paper developed by SME and MSSC titled "Transforming Career Guidance Counseling". Get the complete white paper here (http://www.sme.org/uploadedFiles/About_SME/Industry_Focus_Areas/WFD/Career_Counseling_White_Paper.pdf)!

Apprenticeship Trivia

The first U.S. legislation promoting an organized system of apprenticeship was enacted in Wisconsin in 1911 and amended soon after to require that all apprentices attend classroom instruction five hours a week in addition to learning on-the-job.