ShaleNET Partnership Holds Regional Meeting

Published 12.11.2013


Jeannette F. Carter, director of Outreach for K-12, discusses the opportunities for cooperation between industry and education.Robert A. Roush, of the Central Pennsylvania Workforce Development Corp., addresses the Workforce Investment Board's responsiveness to industry needs.Education and training partners within the ShaleNET Eastern Region recently met on Penn College's main campus for an update on developments in the collaborative workforce- and community-development initiative centered around opportunities in the natural gas industry. A variety of speakers and presentations marked the Dec. 5 event, held in the Thompson Professional Development Center, covering topics that included future grant-funded career training activities and outreach to secondary and postsecondary institutions.
Photos by Craig R. Urey, student photographer