Dust off those safari hats and get set to embark on an awesome adventure when the Education to Employment (E2E) Partners host the 2nd annual iDiscovery Safari on Saturday, March 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds in Robstown. Driven by a mission to foster college and career […]
‘LANDS OF LEARNING’ INSPIRE KIDS TO DREAM BIG The second annual iDiscovery Safari is coming Saturday, March 1, 2014. More than 1,000 children and parents attended last year’s event in Robstown. They roamed through a jungle of 60 interactive demos and themed exhibits, learned about many career clusters, such as STEM, Public Service and Health. […]
The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, creators of the Generation Texas movement, has announced the statewide GenTX Week for November 18-22. To celebrate, all Texas high school students are invited to participate in the first-ever GenTX video contest dubbed Take the Challenge! Students will have a chance to win a $1,500 scholarship. Other contests and […]
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 Coastal Compass celebrated its grand opening on Wednesday May 22. It becomes one of only a few one-stop public education workforce destinations in the country. Numerous education and workforce partners in the community have helped to bring this unique concept to life in the Coastal Bend region. This P-16 Council partner […]
FORMAL OPENING WITH RIBBON-CUTTING CEREMONY SCHEDULED MAY 22 FOR COASTAL COMPASS EDUCATION & CAREER RESOURCE CENTER AT LA PALMERA MALL
May 16, 2013
Come on in. The doors are open. Partners of the Coastal Compass Education & Career Resource Center have a mission… to provide area residents with “Direction for Success.” Individuals can now access free services leading them to the resources they need to pursue higher education, job placement or life-changing skills.
Friday, May 3, 2013 Education to Employment will celebrate the second annual GenTX Day on May 3 by spearheading activities around the Coastal Bend region to support this statewide campaign to create a college and career culture. GenTX Day is a culminating day for the Generation Texas movement created by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating […]
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 There’s a celebration planned on April 17 that marks nearly six years of progress by the region’s state-supported P-16 Council, which has been on a mission to align the region’s educational and workforce stakeholders to improve the quality of life for all citizens. In honor of this progress, the Council will […]
Thursday, April 18, 2013 This is the topic to be explored at next the P-16 Council Leadership Luncheon on April 18 at the Del Mar College Center for Economic Development. The keynote speaker will be Victor B. Saenz, Ph.D., a nationally acclaimed researcher who’s been studying why young men in Texas, especially minority males, fall […]
April 17, 2013
The region’s state-supported P-16 Council for the Coastal Bend area has launched a new name and brand identity. The six-year-old organization will become Education 2 Employment Partners (E2E). To celebrate the occasion, the Council awarded five youth with $1000 college scholarships.