These sessions are included as part of your Conference Registration at no extra charge, so be sure and get there on Tuesday morning. Sessions begin at 9:00 or 9:30am. Register now> https://calworkforce.org/youth-conference/registration/
Social Capital Networks: A Key Ingredient to Youth Success
Edward DeJesus, Social Capital Builders
This session will provide training in how to build a social capital framework to improve economic opportunities for youth and young adults.
Pushing the Limits: Exploring the Newest Technologies and Strategies to Better Serve Youth
Kharen Minasian, SOCIALBUZ
Join this session and explore how we can push ourselves and the limits of technology to better connect with and serve youth using Digital Strategies.
Changing Lives: The Career Development Model for Working with Youths with Disabilities
Aaron Leson, Master Trainer, TAD Grants
Tina Anctil, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Portland State University
This precon applies a practical approach to career development specific to youths with disabilities and can be applied to career professionals across settings including agency and private practice.
The New Perkins V: What’s Next for Career Technical Education
Donna Wyatt, California Department of Education
The session will highlight changes in Perkins V and CTE in California. Get informed and discover the opportunities created by this new law.