Mission: Offer educators a real-world approach to professional development by creating opportunities for building partnerships with business and industry.
Programs: Leadership teacher: over 50 k-12 teachers involved in the program to facilitate real world classroom connections for teachers in k-12 school districts statewide to make classroom curriculum more relevant, and connceted to the world outside the classroom.
sesl challenge. Over 200 high school and college students are involved in the program. The program provides a real world student-led experiential real world learning opportunity that challenges high school and college teams to come up with initiatives to improve their community and to present their project ideas in the form of a modified business plan for statewide recognition.