Entries by Karen

North Region Advanced Manufacturing Work Plan

Work plan objectives for Edu2Mfg in 2019-2020 include: Increase number of students enrolled in manufacturing related courses  Increase students and businesses participating in student competitions, project-based learning opportunities and work-based learning opportunities Illustrate new education and career pathways in manufacturing Host a workshop for curriculum exchange between all K-16 instructors and industry partners Support onboarding […]

November Education to Manufacturing Newsletter

The Education to Manufacturing November newsletter inlcuded informtion on: Advanced Manufacturing in Agriculture Regional Advisory Meeting Jeff Briggs appointed as the New Regional Director for North Region Train the Trainer Sessions in January and February To subscribe to the Advanced Manufacturing newsletter for the north region, hosted by Sierra College, for California Community College Chancellor’s […]

October Advanced Manufacturing Education News

In October, the Education to Manufacturing newsletter covered: Design to Part Train the Trainer, Industry to School Material Donations, Benefits of Train the Trainer Sessions Offered by Advanced Manufacturing, North Region (Edu2Mfg) with the Sacramento Valley Manufacturers Initiative and Rocklin Mini Maker Faire at Sierra College Introduces Community to Manufacturing. To subscribe to the Advanced […]

Manufacturing Teacher Training has Positive Impact

Colin Denney, instructor with the Innovative Design and Engineering Academy at Pleasant Grove High School, previously attended the manufacturing teacher training organized by Steve Dicus for California Community Colleges Advanced Manufacturing, North Region (Edu2Mfg) with the Sacramento Valley Manufacturers Initiative (SVMI). I learned things that are going directly into the classroom “I learned things that […]

Educator Training Offered on Design to Part

Three sessions of Design to Part Training will be held on November 2, 2019 between 8:30 am and 2 pm in Rocklin. Dan Frank, Manufacturing and Engineering Instructor, Rocklin High School, will be teaching the workshops. The program is being co-sponsored by Sacramento Valley Manufacturers Initiative (SVMI) and California Community Colleges Advanced Manufacturing, North Region (Edu2Mfg). Session […]

Manufacturers Donate Surplus to Schools Preparing Future Employees

To support manufacturing classes, several companies have donated equipment, tooling and scrap material to colleges and high schools in the region, explained Mike Bell, Regional Director, Advanced Manufacturing, North Region, California Community Colleges (Edu2Mfg). “RobbJack has donated tooling in the past to Sierra College, Rocklin High School, JFK High School and Sacramento State University,” said […]