Washington STEM and the Apple STEM Network are pleased to announce that Alexandra (Natalie) Vazquez, a senior at Lake Chelan High School, has been recognized as the 2023 Apple STEM Network Rising Star. This prestigious honor acknowledges Natalie's exceptional dedication to STEM education and her outstanding contributions to her school and community.
Congratulations to Castle Rock Early Learning Center for earning LEAP (Learning Experiences and Alternative Program for Preschoolers and Parents) Preschool certification. The team at Castle Rock was presented with an award on May 31, 2023 by Kelly Wilson, a senior research fellow from the University of Denver Positive Early Learning Experiences Center.
Dr. Grant Storey, Career and Technical Education Director, Dual Credit and Technology Coordinator for the Methow Valley School District was presented with this award for his remarkable efforts to modernize and enhance career and technical education in the Methow Valley.
New Data Center Technician Career Launch Program Endorsed, Opening Doors to In-Demand IT Careers for Local Youth
A groundbreaking partnership has achieved a significant milestone in the development of a new workforce development path for the Data Centers in Grant County through the Career Connect Washington Career Launch program have joined forces to introduce the Data Center Technician Career Launch program, designed to prepare young adults to start their careers with a combination of meaningful, paid, high-quality on-the-job experience with aligned classroom learning and a post-high school credential.
The North Central Educational Service District (NCESD) has selected the recipients of the 2024 Regional Teacher of the Year and 2023 Regional Classified School Employee of the Year for the North Central Washington region: Sarah Burnell (Eastmont School District) and Christopher Rosales (Wenatchee School District), respectively.
The North Central Educational Service District (NCESD) celebrated several award recipients on Thursday, May 18 during the Friend of Children and Board of the Year Awards Program event. These awards are presented by the NCESD Board of Directors.
Every year, school district employees across the region are recognized through the Excellence in Education Awards program. This year districts in Okanogan County celebrated together, while other districts like Cascade School District celebrated in their own way.
The North Central Washington Workers' Compensation Program (NCWWCP)’s Safety Incentive Program is a unique opportunity for all NCESD school districts to participate in. The program promotes a strong safety culture to keep employees safe while meeting industry leading practices.
Of the 29 public school districts within the North Central Washington region, 13 districts are welcoming a new Superintendent for the 2022-23 school year. North Central Educational Service District (NCESD) hosted an orientation meeting for all incoming Superintendents on August 11.