The Partnership has a long history of offering technical assistance and networking opportunities to help businesses grow and thrive in the San Gabriel Valley. Now, as we expand our services to meet the needs of the region, we are helping businesses collaborate with educational institutions to expand the pool of skilled and work-ready graduates and professionals in growing job sectors in the San Gabriel Valley.
The K12 Foothill ConsortiumThe K12 Foothill Consortium represents Azusa, Charter Oak, Duarte and Monrovia Unified School Districts’ career technical education (CTE) pathways and industry stakeholders. The end goal is to provide a locally sourced talent pool for these high growth industries while providing great paying jobs for Generation Z so they can afford to stay in our communities and thrive! Career technical education is crucial to close the skills gap in our economy in order to remain globally competitive. The San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership is proud to be a partner in this worthy investment.
The Facts About Career Technical Education (CTE)
80% of students who take CTE in high school are successful in reaching their college and career goals.
Students who take CTE pathways earn 31% more than their peers 8 years after high school graduation.
Summer CTE Interns are AvailableWe are seeking organizations willing to host an intern (or two) this summer in the following areas:
K12 Foothill Consortium Summer Internship Program Overview
Unable to host an intern? We still need your expertise. There are several levels of engagement to choose from:
Contact Amy Foell, Workforce Development Consultant, email@example.com to get started.