Successes and challenges of developing business, industry, and community collaborations will be discussed. Topics include how partnerships create classroom relevance and the role of business and industry in developing career-ready citizens.

The Bradley County program will highlight how successful communication is the key to developing a comprehensive community plan. Northeast Iowa Community College will share how the YCC grant and the Iowa Intermediary Network work hand-in-hand to provide career learning experiences for students.

Brittany Cannon, Pathways Bradley

Gena Gesing, IA-PIPE 

Arlette Robinson, Pathways Bradley