In the trenches building skills

Sunday, February 05, 2006

Community colleges sit on the front line of skill development. Here are some good articles from last week on how community colleges are able to adapt quickly to changing needs of employers. Here are some examples I came across last week:

In Colorado, Pikes Peak Community College is innovating with a new information systems security program. Read more.

In Pennsylvania, Lehigh Valley has opened a ned automated warehousing facility to train students in advanced materials handling technology. Read more.

In Georgia, the new Center of Innovation for Manufacturing Excellence opened at Lanier Technical College. Read more.

In Charlotte, Central Piedmont Community College has launched a new program in simulation and game development. Read more.

The Northwest Louisiana, Bossier Parish Community College represents a dynamic school that is growing steadily. Last week, they opened their new campus in Bossier City. Read more.

posted by Ed Morrison |

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