Talent Preparation in the 7Rivers Region: What do our business and industry partners need from K-12 Education?

230, 273

Registration Closed.
Agency: CESA 4
Agency Contact: Sherri Torkelson
Agency Assistant: Donna Elsen (608) 786-4854 Ext. 4854
Location: CESA #4
923 East Garland Street
West Salem, WI 54669
Facility: Heritage A/B
9/20/2017 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Registration begins at 8:30 AM

This session will explore the details of the recent Asset and Gap Analysis conducted by the 7Rivers Alliance and their plan to respond to those gaps, with a focus on the K-12 Talent Preparation aspect.


$25 for educators from districts participating in Project 230 (CTE Leadership), Project 270 (Perkins Consortium), Project 271 (Mississippi Valley/CESA 4 Youth Apprenticeship Consortium) or Project 273 (ACP).

Also, each team can bring up to 3 business partners at no charge.  Please enter your business partners in the "NOTES" section of your registration on MQR or email Donna:, ph:  608-786-4854.  Thank you!


Participant Cancellation Policy: You must contact CESA #4 to cancel attendance one week prior to the scheduled event. CESA #4 will only provide full refund of registration fees depending on individual circumstances. Refunds depend upon the ability of CESA #4 to cancel any financial obligations created by the registration such as meals, materials, etc. CESA #4 reserves the right to cancel any workshop due to insufficient enrollment. Participants will be notified by e-mail or phone if a workshop is cancelled. If a participant is a 'no show' the school will be billed for the registration fee, or loss of the 'free' attendance slot.

Weather Conditions: If a workshop has been cancelled due to weather conditions, every effort will be made to reschedule the workshop. If weather conditions are questionable, please call CESA #4 Voice Mail at (608) 786-4800; Toll Free (800) 514-3075. A message will be posted regarding workshop weather cancellations.

Other Helpful Hints: Room temperatures vary from one workshop location to another, so bring a jacket or sweater for maximum comfort.

Accommodations: If you need an accommodation to participate including interpreter services (sign language or other spoken language) please email the workshop contact to set up these services. A two-week notice is appreciated.