The North Central CCW Network is excited to announce that it has successfully secured $394,000 in grant funding through the Washington State Employment Security Department to support the regional collaborative effort through June of 2025.
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.
Grant County PUD Community Engagement Public Affairs Officer Recognized with Regional Career Connected Learning Award
Annette Lovitt, the Community Engagement Public Affairs Officer for the Grant County Public Utility District, demonstrates exceptional dedication to serving the community. With a career spanning 26 years at the Grant County Public Utility District, Annette began as a Student Helper and steadily progressed through Senior Accountant and Customer Service roles
Ash Kunz was awarded the inaugural Spark Award because of their exceptional ability to create unforgettable experiences for students, from Hour of Code sessions to STEM clubs, and even curating event series such as the 2023 Tech and Tiaras regional events.
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 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.
Recently, NCESD trainers completed a GLAD® training in Manson School District in a third-grade classroom and included teachers from Brewster, Tonasket, Cascade, and Lake Chelan. In this short week of instruction teachers saw students develop voice, practice responsible decision-making, problem solving, and other social emotional competencies as they worked in teams and individually.
The Career Connect Washington regional network gathered educators, industry and community leaders in early June for a virtual celebration to recognize the dedicated [...]