You are invited to join State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson on his visit to Ventura College on Wednesday, September 3, to meet with students, school administrators, and community partners showcasing career technical education programs. The Ventura County Community College District (VCCCD) is the lead agency for Ventura County (VC) Innovates, a consortium that was awarded $13.2 million under California’s $250 million Career Pathways Trust program, designed to keep students in school and moving toward college and high-demand fields.
- 10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.: Meet and Greet at Wright Event Center, Ventura College, 4667 Telegraph Road, Ventura, CA 93003
- 10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.: Tour Foothill High School Biotechnology program (across street from Ventura College Wright Event Center) and then tour Ventura College CNC area to highlight the Biomedical Device Manufacturing Certificate of Achievement (collaboratively offered by Ventura and Moorpark Colleges). This ties in with the pathways grant as a relevant career pathway from high school to college to employment.
- 11:15 a.m.-Noon: Panel Discussion