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Save the Date!

August 28, 2008

Calling all curriculum directors, campus administrators, counselors, CTE directors, student support services directors, partnership directors, and educators!

The Ahead of the Curve: Preparing Students for the Future Educator Conference, hosted by Skillpoint Alliance, will be held September 24, 2008 from 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. at Region XIII.

The conference will focus on exploring ways to help students find the optimum educational pathways for successful careers.

Guest speakers and topics will link classroom learning with real-world applications:

– Chris Engle, New Economy Strategies, Future Jobs in Texas
– Chris King and Deanna Schexnayder, Ray Marshall Center, Student Futures Project
– Margo Dover, Skillpoint Alliance, Pipeline Texas

Join us as we examine effective strategies and tools to prepare students for postsecondary education and the workplace. Participate in breakout sessions with local industry and postsecondary partners in healthcare, engineering, digital media, and biotechnology.

Register by September 19. Educators register at here, Ahead of the Curve: Preparing Students for the Future (SP0812442). Non-educators, contact Carol Wright at cwright@skillpointalliance.org.

There is no fee for the conference! Continental breakfast and lunch will be served.

Map to Region XIII.

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