Are you interested in applying to the 2014 Sector Skills Academy? If so, join us for this informational webinar to learn more about the Academy and how you can apply to be one of our next Marano Fellows.
Register for the Webinar here:
This webinar, The Sector Skills Academy: Informational Webinar for Potential Applicants, is designed to share information about the 2014 Academy with prospective applicants. We'll talk about the purpose, structure and content of the Academy. Academy alumni will share their experiences in the Academy, including how it enhanced their leadership and sector work. And, there will be opportunities for you to ask questions about the Academy and the application process.
Thursday, December 5th, 2013
2:00-3:00 p.m. Eastern
1:00-2:00 p.m. Central
12:00-1:00 p.m. Mountain
11:00-12:00 a.m. Pacific
The webinar will feature presentations and discussion with four Academy almuni:
In addition, Matt Helmer with the Aspen Institute's Workforce Strategies Initiative will also share some information on the structure of the origin and structure of the Academy, as well as the application process.
Where? To register for the webinar, please register here.
More about the Sector Skills Academy
The Sector Skills Academy is a year-long fellowship program involving three 3-day workshops, webinars, peer support, and presentations by guest faculty designed to help grow and support leaders in sectoral workforce development field. The Academy is a project of the Aspen Institute's Workforce Strategies Initiative and is funded by the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation.
The Academy is designed for organizational leaders who hold direct responsibility for the development and implementation of sectoral strategies. Former Fellows work in a variety of settings and institutions, including community colleges, non-profit organizations, local WIBs, state government, labor-management partnerships, worker centers and more.
Additional information about the Academy is available at: www.sectorskillsacademy.org.
Applications for the Academy will open on Monday, December 2nd, 2013.
Questions about the application process or the Academy can be submitted to: firstname.lastname@example.org