Upcoming Calls/Meetings    

Tuesday, November 24, 2015, The Ultimate CTE Connection Event, 9:00AM-3:00PMHilton San Francisco Airport Bayfront, 600 Airport Blvd, Burlingame, CA 94010, Flyer, Contact: Andrea Vizenor, vizenora@smccd.edu 

Thursday-Saturday, December 3-5, 2015, Hospitality Success Professional Development Forum, Santa Rosa Junior College, 1501 Mendocino Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95401, FlyerContact: Andrea Vizenor,  vizenora@smccd.edu

Friday, December 4, 2015, Welding Marketplace, 9:00AM - 2:00PM, Los Positas College, 3000 Campus Hill Drive, Livermore, Building 1700, Room 1726 , Campus Map, DirectionsRSVPTentative AgendaParking Permit Forthcoming

Tuesday & Wednesday, January 12 & 13, 2016, Energy Storage & PV Topics - Briefings Skyline College, 3300 College Dr, San Bruno, CA 94066, RSVP, ContactGerald Bernstein GBernste@ccsf.edu

Tuesday, January 19, 2016, Bay Area Region Radiologic Technology Conference Call2:00PM - 3:30PM, 1.888.450.4821, Participant Code: 446976, Link to web portion of call: CCC Confer, RSVP, Agenda Forthcoming, Contact: Cynthia Harrison, cynthia.harrison@wvm.edu 

Wednesday, January 27, 2016, Adult Education Consortia Convening,10:00AM - 2:00PM, Workforce Institute, 600 S. Bascom Ave., San Jose, CA 95128 - Room 415, RSVP, Agenda & Parking Permit Forthcoming

Thursday-Friday, February 18-19, 2016, California Small Business Educators Symposium, The Westin - Los Angeles Airport, College, Registration, FlyerContact: Alex Kramer, alkramer@cabrillo.edu

CTE Enhancement Funds Updates - see CTE Enhancement Funds page listed on sidebar

Pending Program Endorsements 

Friday, November 27, 2015 is the next deadline to submit a request for Program Endorsement. 

San Jose City College has submitted the following requests for Endorsement of Substantial Changes to Existing Approved Credit Programs. Please review ALL the requests below, then CLICK HERE to vote for endorsement or to request further discussion. Contact: Madhavi Sudarsana , Program Coordinator, Madhavi.sudarsana@sjcc.edu, (408) 421-0952
Solano Community College has submitted the following requests for Program Endorsement. Please review the requests below, then CLICK HERE to vote for endorsement or to request further discussion. Contact: 
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Upcoming Funding Opportunities

The Division of Workforce and Economic Development announced the following grant opportunities through the California Apprenticeship Initiative (CAI):
  • Technical Assistance (TA) Grant – 15-192: Number of Awards: 1, Total Funds Available: $1,000,000 
  • Accelerator Grant – 15-193: Number of Awards: 10-15, Total Funds Available: $1,500,000 ($100,000 to $150,000 per grant)
  • Pre-Apprenticeship Grant – 15-194: Number of Awards: 10-15., Total Funds Available: $2,000,000 ($150,000 to $500,000 per grant) 
To view September 17, 2015 announcement click here.  California Apprenticeship Initiative 2015-16 may be viewed at this website.
  • Deadline: for Application Submission: October 28, 2015

AARP  in partnership with AACC has announced a the following grant opportunity: BACK TO WORK 50+: Women's Economic Stability Initiative
  • To view RFA click here
  • Webinar scheduled for Sept. 21 at 3:00 PM ET (12:00pm PT) - To join the event click on this link - no pre-registration required.
  • Questions should be directed to SIF@aarp.org

Check the Archives section for RFA information on SB 1070, Career Pathways Trust & Prop 39 

Upcoming Conferences/Workshops/Professional Development

  • December 3-4, 2015 - CA Perkins Nontraditional & Special Populations (JSPAC) Conference 2015, Holiday Inn Capitol Plaza, Sacramento, CA

FY 15-16 CTE Employment Outcomes Survey - Paid for with CTE Enhancement Funds

  • MOUs were sent to the college contacts listed here (scroll down to section titled Bay Area) and should be returned to Lara Abel no later than October 15, 2015.  
  • MOU questions should be addressed to Lara directly at label@santarosa.edu or (707) 778-4191
  • Sample Board Item request can be accessed here
  • Everything you need to know can be accessed here

Quick Links 

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Doing What Matters Website

Bay Region Priority Sectors (as submitted to the Chancellors Office on November 1, 2012)

CCC Chancellor's Office Curriculum Inventory (allows you to search by college and by top code)

BACCC response to the Regional Consortia RFA: We are hopeful this Link will be helpful to those applying for Deputy Sector Navigator Grants; and of interest to BACCC members.