Youth Pipeline Committee

Co-Chairs: Kim Hagel, REO and Frank Gonzales, Geotech

Goals:

  • Determine How to Expose Counselors and Teachers to Modern Manufacturing.
    • CAMA
    • Program for CTE Instructors
    • Industry input on new CTE programs
    • Manufacturing leaders to attend educational meetings
    • Girls Only Manufacturing Days
    • Summer exposure programs
    • Externships
    • RET-Research Exposure for Teachers
    • Internships + Teachers
  • Identify Pathways for students to explore and enter careers
    • Ask manufacturers to fund cost for transportation for students to visit their sites
    • Bring industry problems to schools
    • Colorado Career Action Tools.com
    • Bookmarks
    • Business to Business Presentations and Pathways
  • Identify skills needed by Manufacturers
    • Skillful/ONET
    • Specific Skills
    • Burning Glass
    • Virtual job shadow