October 6-8, 2020
The NJCA Fall Virtual Convening: “Meeting Emerging Needs in Challenging Times” will take place on Tuesday, October 6 through Thursday, October 8 in two session time blocks, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m EDT and 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. EDT each day. This members only event has been designed to bring together Job Corps center staff, operators, administration and agency officials, industry partners and program stakeholders to discuss lessons learned and best practices from the COVID-19 pandemic and transition to virtual learning.
On October 6, we are pleased to announce that our opening session keynote address will be given by Ms. Debra Carr, Acting Administrator of the Office of Job Corps. Additionally, on October 8, our keynote address will be given by Mr. David Johns, Executive Director of the National Black Justice Coalition on “How to Help Opportunity Youth in a Changing World”.
*Session Topics Include (subject to change):
NJCA Year End Review
Lessons Learned During COVID-19
Forest Service and Job Corps Realignment Efforts
Center Innovations and Best Practices
Pre-Election Update and the Vision of Job Corps
Unpacking Civil Unrest
Distance Learning Lessons from Penn Foster
Social Emotional Learning
The updated agendas will be sent weekly.
Registration is limited and is only available to NJCA members. Please register today to ensure your spot.
We look forward to your attendance and active participation!
Fall Convening access link will be sent to each registrant on October 2, 2020.
Please click here to register today!