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An invitation has gone out for the Showcase of Work-Based Learning. If you are interested in more information, click HERE.

Coming Soon!

Iowa Work Based Learning Coordinators PD Workshop

April 9 and 10, 2018

More information and link to registration at:

The Iowa Work-Based Learning Coordinators' executive committee is excited to invite multi-occupation coordinators, career and technical education teachers, work-based learning coordinators, business partners, and interested colleagues to join us for our professional development workshop. This workshop is a collaborative and personalized learning and networking event.

Save $20! Early bird registration is open now through March 10.

There is limited event capacity, so don't delay!

Governor's 2018 Future Ready Iowa Summit

"Transforming Education and the Workforce" 

The Governor's 2018 Future Ready Iowa Summit brings together leaders from business and industry, education, nonprofits, elected officials, students and others to amplify the public conversation about transforming education and the workforce with a focus on expanding work-based learning and computer science instruction.

REGISTER BELOW: More details about this event will be provided on this webpage, as well as emailed to those who register, as the conference agenda unfolds leading up to the event.


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Tuesday, April 3, 2018 — "Governor's 2018 Future Ready Iowa Summit" — from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


Iowa Events Center - Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center

730 Third Street

Des Moines, Iowa 50309

The preferred hotel for this event is the Des Moines Marriott Downtown. For reservations under the Governor's Future Ready Iowa Summit block, call (515) 245-5500.


+ Community Business Leaders;
+ PreK-12 Leaders, Administrators, Principals, Educators;
+ Policy Leaders and Elected Officials;
+ Workforce and Economic Development Professionals;
+ School-to-Work Advocates;
+ Higher Education Professionals;
+ Informal Education Partners;
+ Students and Parents;
+ Teacher-Preparers and Professional Developers;
+ Others interested in school+business partnerships.



Adults: $50

Students (K-16): $0

Please Note: All fees are non-refundable.

*To register multiple individuals using one payment method, contact us at 319-273-2959.

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