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OSLN Webinar: How MAGNET’s Early College, Early Career program prepares students for success

February 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Manufacturing Advocacy and Growth Network (MAGNET) has partnered with five high schools, three community colleges, and 11 local manufacturing companies to help solve the manufacturing skills gap and pipeline challenges of Northeast Ohio. MAGNET’s Early College, Early Career program takes students inside manufacturing companies. Over 1,200 high school students have learned about manufacturing careers through this program. Register here.

Presenters

terrence robinson Heather
Dr. Terrence Robinson is the Vice-President of Workforce Development & Economic Inclusion at MAGNET. He designs strategic solutions to meet the workforce demands of manufacturers across Northeast Ohio. Dr. Robinson also works in partnership with regional manufacturers to develop economic inclusion strategies. Heather Sherman, Manager of STEM Schools and Community Partnerships at Battelle and state lead for MakerMinded will detail how to increase teacher awareness of STEM opportunities and the prizes schools can win through MakerMinded.

About this webinar

Through Battelle’s partnership with LIFT (Lightweight Innovations for Tomorrow), the Ohio STEM Learning Network is working to increase awareness of jobs in advanced manufacturing in support of MakerMinded. MakerMinded is an online STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) learning and educational activity platform where students learn about advanced manufacturing and find transformational STEM learning experiences that set them on track towards advanced manufacturing careers.

Organizer

Heather Sherman
Phone:
614.424.5827
Email:
sherman@battelle.org