Upcoming Calls/Meetings 

July 12 & 13, 2016, DSN/SB1070/COE Strategic Planning Summit, Tues10:00AM - 5:00PM, Wed. 9:30AM-3:00PM, Monterey Peninsula College, 980 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940Sam Karas Room, Library & Technology CenterCampus MapAgenda Forthcoming

Monday, July 25, 2016, Get Focused...Stay Focused!™ Program: An Overview, 4:00-5:00PM, Link to meeting1-877-668-4493, Call-in number, Meeting Number (access code): 624 776 433, Password: GFSF

Friday, Sept. 9, 2016, SW SB 1070 Consortium Meeting10:00AM - 1:00PM, Location TBDAgenda Forthcoming, Contact: Sharon Turner, turnersharon@fhda.edu, 650-949-6967 


CTE Enhancement Funds Updatessee CTE Enhancement Funds page listed on sidebar

Pending Program Endorsements

Friday, 
August 26, 2016 is the next deadline to submit a request for Program Endorsement. Program Endorsements are not handled during the months of July and August

West Valley 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: Brad Weisberg, Dean of Career and Workforce Development, Bradley.weisberg@westvalley.edu, 408-741- 4084. 
Gavilan 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: Sherrean Carr, Dean, Career Technical Ed, scar@gavilan.edu, 408-848- 4757. 
San Jose City College has submitted the following request for Program Endorsement. Please review the requests below, then CLICK HERE to vote for endorsement or to request further discussion. Contact: Maniphone Dickerson, Acting Dean of Business & Workforce, maniphone.dickerson@sjcc.edu, 408-288- 3117. 
Santa Rosa Junior College has submitted the following request for Program Endorsement. Please review the requests below, then CLICK HERE to vote for endorsement or to request further discussion. Contact: Josh Adams, Dean of Business & Professional Studies, Jadams2@santarosa.edu, 707-524- 1731. 
West Valley 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: Brad Weisberg, Dean of Career and Workforce Development, Bradley.weisberg@westvalley.edu, 408-741- 4084. 
Santa Rosa Junior 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: Abe Farkas, Dean, Curriculum & Education Support, afarkas@santarosa.edu, (707) 524-1508. 
Hartnell 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: Susan Pheasant, Director Ag Business & Tech Institute, spheasant@hartnell.edu, (831) 755-6702. 
Hartnell College has submitted the following request for Program Endorsement.-SUBSTANTIAL CHANGES TO EXISTING APPROVED CREDIT PROGRAM. This is a revision of the current curriculum, which has not been reviewed for a number of years. Given the split between the auto and diesel curricula, we opted for a change in program designator. We are making no changes to the population that we are serving or to the scope of the programPlease review the request below, then CLICK HERE to vote for endorsement or to request further discussion. Contact: Susan Pheasant, Director Ag Business & Tech Institute, spheasant@hartnell.edu, (831) 755-6702. 

Upcoming Funding Opportunities

DOL Announces $100 Million Funding Opportunity through America’s Promise Job-driven Grant Program
  • Designed to create a competitive workforce by developing or expanding regional partnerships and sector strategies – streamlining efforts and leveraging existing resources – and creating innovative tuition-free education and training opportunities that connect Americans to high-demand middle- to high-skill occupations.
  • Fund 20-40 grants from $1M - $6 M each to regional workforce partnerships across the US
  • Click HERE for grant program details & application - Deadline AUGUST 25, 2016

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

Upcoming Conferences/Workshops/Professional Development

September 15 – 16, 2016, 2016 Contextualized Entrepreneur Curriculum Collaborative, The Bahia Resort Hotel, 998 W Mission Bay Dr. 
​San Diego, CA 92109 
  • CECC will convene Business and CTE Faculty interested in creating contextualized model curriculum or programs for CTE disciplines
  • Meeting Details & Registration Link
September 27 – 29, 2016, 2016 CCCAOE Fall Conference,  Omni Rancho Las Palmas Hotel41000 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
  • Registration Link & Details Forthcoming, CCCAOE

October 5-7, 2016 - 2016 Strengthening Student Success Conference,  Hyatt Regency Orange County, Garden Grove, 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.