Attention current sophomores interested in Hotel Operations & Culinary Arts! Charleston hospitality organizations will be offering rising high school juniors the opportunity to “earn while they learn” through paid youth apprenticeships! If you would like to learn more about this great opportunity, meet participating employers and find out how to apply for next year’s program, please join […]
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About Chad Vail
Work-based Learning Partnerships Coordinator for Charleston County School District.
Entries by Chad Vail
Thanks to everyone that attended the recent Garrett Academy of Technology Guidance Advisory Committee meeting! 3 Cheers for GAT guidance director Ms. Bearden, and her amazing team working hard to prepare students for college, career, and citizenship.
Thanks to everyone that helped empower Charleston future workforce in 2014 – We look forward to working with you in 2015!
North Charleston, SC – December 16, 2014 – It was from the Jerry Zucker Middle School cafeteria that Ray Conner, president and CEO of Boeing Commercial Airplanes announced several significant investments supporting children’s wellness in the Charleston region. The Lowcountry Food Bank received $100,000 to forward their mission, and Medical University of South Carolina will receive […]
Lincoln Middle High School students recently assisted Athletics Director Rodney Dewitt during a visit to Sam’s Club in North Charleston for supplies. The students used their math skills to determine the best prices and their soft-skills during interactions with store associates. This work-based learning experience will help ensure these students are better prepared to manage resources and communicate professionally.
Student in Ms. Shiver’s Health Science program at R. B. Stall High School were recently invited to assist students studying to become dental hygienists at Trident Technical College with a special research project. The project focuses on oral hygiene education, and uses an individual oral hygiene index for comparative study.All participating R. B. Stall students were […]
Announcing the first annual CTE Student Video Contest! Students can win prizes for submitting creative videos about their CTE program of study. Here is a flyer with all the details Students may work in teams or individually – all students working in a group must submit a media waiver, and will split prizes awarded. Some students […]
Congratulations to the Fall 2014 Graduates of the Teach the Need program at Garrett Academy of Technology. Thanks to all the volunteers that enabled these students to benefit from this amazing program. Please visit https://www.facebook.com/TeachTheNeed for more info on Teach the Need.
Students in the culinary arts program at Military Magnet Academy recently earned 1st place for the 2nd year in a row in the small school division of the 2014 Student Can Food Drive led by the Lowcountry Food Bank! This year, students collected and donated 3,184 pounds of food. Students and teachers in several […]
A group of students from West Ashley High School recently visited the BMW manufacturing facility in Greer, SC. The group was comprised of students from the WAHS German Studies program and the Engineering program. The students enjoyed a tour of the facility, including a visit to the museum. Thank you to all that made this […]