Tag «Full Employment Council»

New program helps students get their academic careers back on track

Metropolitan Community College, Kansas City Public Schools and the Full Employment Council officially launched the Middle College Program on Feb. 9. The new program puts high school dropouts on a path toward a diploma and post-secondary education. The ceremony and press conference at the Student Success Center at MCC-Penn Valley included remarks by MCC Chancellor …

MCC honored to be part of TechHire initiative, which rewards innovation in workforce training

It was an appropriate communications platform between the Metropolitan Community College chancellor and a top official for the U.S. Department of Labor, considering the reason for Deputy Secretary Chris Lu’s recent visit to Kansas City. A conversation on Twitter following Lu’s visit June 29 coincided with the announcement of a major federal tech grant for the …