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Edu2Mfg August 2021 Newsletter with Upcoming Events

The August newsletter produced by the California Community Colleges, Advanced Manufacturing Initiative, North Region provides an update on:

  • Manufacturing Expo October 1
  • Manufacturing Apprenticeship Program
  • College Courses leading to Manufacturing careers
  • Apprenticeship program supported by SVMA
  • Advisory meeting on new Energy, Transportation & Manufacturing careers
  • Upcoming CMTC Webinars
  • Summaries of lab tours offered by Edu2Mfg so teachers could exchange ideas
  • And much more in the August newsletter.

June 2021 Edu2Mfg Newsletter announces events

In the June issue of the Edu2Mfg newsletter, readers will find a summary of the “train the trainer” professional development for teachers, recent events such as a Mechatronics career fair, upcoming manufacturing courses in the region, new design challenge google drive where instructors can share their projects and announcements of upcoming seminars and activities.

Read the June 2021 Newsletter.

Edu2Mfg Newsletter for May 2021

In the May 2021 newsletter, find out about the new SVMA manufacturing apprenticeship, Autodesk design challenge, Sierra College Mechatronics training for employers and the results of the manufacturing career fair. This edition includes other information on college grants, new certificate in Manufacturing Technology at Folsom Lake College and professional development opportunities.

Read the Edu2Mfg May 2021 newsletter.

April 2021 Newsletter for Manufacturers and Educators

In the April Advanced Manufacturing newsletter, learn about the impact Chris Potts of Kratos had on students at Consumnes Oaks High School. Also, a new manufacturing apprenticeship developed by the Sacramento Valley Manufacturing Alliance has been approved by the Department of Labor. In addition, find out about upcoming advisory meetings, career fairs, presentations and professional development.

Read the April 2021 edition of the Edu2Mfg Newsletter.

Sacramento Manufacturing Education November News Published

The November 2020 issue of the Edu2Mfg newsletter announces new resources for educators, summarizes National Manufacturing Day virtual tours, lists advisory meetings and industry webinars and offers other information relevant to instructors teaching advanced manufacturing courses.

Read the Education to Manufacturing November 2020 issue

Upcoming activities:

Nov. 5 – 2-4 PM Regional Cross-Sector Workforce Advisory Meeting Greater Sacramento Region Beverage Industries

Nov. 17 – 3:30 PM — Edu2Mfg Shop Talk please Click Here to request access

Nov. 17 – 5:30 – 7 PM – Sierra College Hosts Virtual Mentor Night with speaker Perry Campbell, CEO of SwissMak, a new CNC hybrid mill-turn center. Zoom Link

Nov. 18 – 11 AM – noon CMTC: Top Strategies for Mitigating COVID-19’s Toll on the Economy: Guidance for California Manufacturers Register

September Edu2Mfg Update and Newsletter

In the September newsletter from the Advanced Manfuacturing North Region, we provide an update on:

SVMI Virtual Manufacturing Career Day — Oct. 2
Shop Talk Virtual Meetups Support Remote Instruction
Colleges Offer In-person Manufacturing Labs
SVMI Partners to Offer Pre-Apprenticeship Program
Continuing Education Offered by Business Partners
Mini Design Competition Open to Students
Carol Pepper-Kittredge Has Retired
Welcome Staci Richardson to Sierra College Workforce Innovation
Manufacturing Educator Resources
Calendar of upcoming manufacturing education events

Read the September 2020 issue of the Edu2Mfg newsletter.

June 2020 Adv. Mfg. News

In the June issue of the Edu2Mfg news for the North Region, get an update on the latest Shop Talk peer-to-peer resource sharing calls, read instructor feedback on the first virtual tour conducted by Parallax Inc., find out about NETLAB+, a project testing ways to host Fusion 360 on a virtual machine, learn about SME’s plans for a Manufacturing Expo on Oct. 8, gain access to virtual instruction tools and find new manufacturing resources.

Read the June issue of Edu2Mfg newsletter for the North region community colleges.

May 2020 Edu2Mfg Newsletter

The May issue of the Edu2Mfg newsletter for Advanced Manufacturing in the North Region, California Community Colleges has been published. In this issue:

  • How Shop Talk interactive webinars are helping teachers uncover useful resources for teaching college and high school Career Technical Education (CTE) students
  • The new Edu2Mfg You Tube Channel posts Shop Talk recordings
  • AutoDesk ® and Parallax Inc. resources, webinars and training
  • Student makers inspired during pandemic
  • COVID Resources:

April Newsletter Offers Tools to Teach CTE Remotely

The April issue of the Edu2Mfg newsletter focuses on the innovative ways instructors and industry partners in the Sacramento region, California and the nation are working together to continue educating our future workforce outside of the usual classrooms and labs. This is particularly challenging for hands-on advanced manufacturing courses and other Career Technical Education (CTE) classes.

Through video conference calls, called Shop Talk, teachers are sharing their experiences and methods. Industry representatives are retooling their offerings and making online simulations and tools freely available.

Makers and manufacturers are rising to the call to produce equipment needed by those in the health care field.

Learn more in the April Edu2Mfg newsletter.

March 19 Update How can Edu2Mfg Help you?

In the March 19,2020 email update, Advanced Manufacturing North Region announced some updated information to help instructors who are working remotely. A Shop Talk call is slated for Thursday March 26, Jeff Briggs, Regional Director is asking for input and a list of remote teaching videos was started.

Read the Mid-March 2020 Edu2Mfg Update.