FLATE Wins National Career Pathways Partnership Excellence Award

……..if we may toot our own horns, but we would like to share this good, no make that GREAT news with
all our stakeholders and partners. FLATE—the National Science Foundation Regional Center of Excellence in Florida was named winner of the National Career Pathways Partnership Excellence Award. Sponsored by Kuder, Inc. (www.kuder.com), the Career Pathways Partnership Excellence Award emphasizes the importance of career guidance and advising, professional development for educators and employers, and the employer role in providing work-based learning opportunities for students.  Dr. Marilyn Barger, executive director of FLATE will receive the award at the annual National Career Pathways Network (NCPN) conference in Dallas (www.ncpn.info). 

The National Career Pathways Network (NCPN) assists its education and business members in implementing, evaluating, and improving Career Pathways initiatives by providing a communication network. NCPN strives to compile and share information on exemplary practices; collaborate to develop implementation resources; and foster communication about Career Pathways and other workforce education programs. For more information about the award visit www.kuder.com and www.ncpn.info.  For information on FLATE and it’s state-of-the-art, award winning programs visit www.fl-ate.org and www.madeinflorida.org