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MDCP Events

Chopped Competition
Nov
2
8:00 AM08:00

Chopped Competition

Come witness the culinary "chops" of students from Apple Valley USD, Barstow USD, Hesperia USD, Snowline JUSD, Lucerne Valley USD, and Victor Valley UHSD as they compete to see which team can transform the secret basket ingredients into the most memorable dishes and be crowned Chopped Champions 2018.

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Regional Muti-Industry Advisory Reconvening
Apr
24
11:00 AM11:00

Regional Muti-Industry Advisory Reconvening

MDCP is reconvening with industry and government partners across all sectors to review our year in progress and re-evaluate our efforts to ensure authentic alignment between education and industry.  This work is dedicated to ensuring that businesses get the quality employees they need with the technical skills required to help those businesses excel.

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Victor Valley College Composite Technician Open House
May
10
5:00 PM17:00

Victor Valley College Composite Technician Open House

  • Southern California Logistics Airport (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Talk about responsive to industry!  If you want a great job in an in-demand field, you do not want to miss the Open House and Recruitment event for VVC's new Composite Technician Certificate program.  This is going to be a stellar addition to an already dynamite program.  We regularly hear from industry that they need skilled individuals who can work with composites.  What are you waiting for?

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Click below for a flyer with additional program details.  

And if you don't know what a Composite Technician does, here are a couple short videos to whet the appetite.

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May
1
11:30 AM11:30

Regional Career Technical Education Advisory

  • Desert / Mountain Educational Service Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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MDCP is hosting a conversation to ensure authentic alignment between education and industry to ensure that businesses get the quality employees they need with the technical skills required to help those businesses excel.

Snapshot of content to be discussed (full Agenda linked below):

  1. Industry Certificates, Credentials and Degrees
  2. Outdated vs. In-Demand Skills
  3. Current Industry issues we can collectively problem solve
  4. New employee gaps and needs
  5. Student and teacher internships, mentors, etc.
  6. How to ensure the students' education and training are of value to local business
  7. Grant funded purchasing feedback
  8. How to recruit more males/females in certain industries

AGENDA - May 1, 2018 Regional Advisory

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