Building a Workforce Development Pipeline

By | November 27th, 2017|Article, Uncategorized|

With unemployment rates at historic lows, every sector in industry is struggling with workforce development questions and challenges, which led to a "Conversation Café" this past summer at which numerous stakeholders weighed in on the issue.    The brainstorming session was spearheaded by the New Hampshire HR Council, the Manchester Area Human Resource Association (MAHRA) [...]

Students go “Wild” for Hair at CRTC

By | May 16th, 2017|Article, Uncategorized|

On Friday, May 5, the Concord Regional Technical Center (CRTC) held its 6th Annual Hair Fashion Show & Competition at Concord High School. In total, 37 students competed with representation from Concord Regional Technical Center, Cheshire Career Center, Sugar River Valley Regional Tech and Nashua North. The theme for this year’s event was A Day [...]

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Invites Dover FFA to Participate in Town Hall Discussion

By | May 13th, 2017|Agricutlure, CTSO, FFA, Tid Bits, Uncategorized|

The newly named United States Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, invited the Dover FFA Chapter to participate in a digital town hall.  The group was one of 6 chapters from across the country invited to join a the discussion about the future of agriculture.  Watch the conversation.

Students Take their “Cuts” at Gold

By | March 21st, 2017|Article, Uncategorized|

Braving blustery elements at the University of New Hampshire on March 11, several dozen students from 7 high schools came together to compete at the NH State ProStart Competition. The stakes were high, as the winner represents the state at the National ProStart Competition in South Carolina in April, while individuals on each of the [...]

Bridging the Gap

By | November 7th, 2016|Article, Uncategorized|

Sometimes, youth must think “tiny” in order to dream big, which is a metaphorical concept that will come to life for about 100 Career and Technical Education (CTE) students in the next 4 to 5 months. Representing 4 CTE centers from across NH, these students will build 5 “tiny” homes as part of a competition [...]