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Next Gen - 5th Grade STEM & Skilled Trades Outreach

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Name: Next Gen - 5th Grade STEM & Skilled Trades Outreach
Date: November 17, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM EST
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Event Description:
Help share some of residential's construction most in-demand job opportunities with 5th grade students from Kentwood Public Schools.  For many students this is the first time they'll swing a hammer, be introduced to YOU - a residential construction professional or hear how important it is to know how to read a tape measure and make an 1/8th in cut.  Or, that girls work in construction too!  Don't miss this opportunity to share with the next generation the awesome career pathways in our industry.   
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Location:

Glenwood Elementary
912 Silverleaf, Kentwood, MI  49508

 

 

Date/Time Information:
Set-up at 9am, opening assembly at 9:30am and then the students break-out into their groups to circulate through our residential construction area and other STEM areas in three rotations until 11:30am.  
Contact Information:
Jodie Rykse Salmoran
Fees/Admission:
Special thanks to Kentwood Public Schools for inviting us to attend.  And our HBA Next Generation/Workforce Development Committee members including  Grand Rapids Community College M-TEC and the Home Building Institute (HBI), our local residential construction training partners, for your help coordinating this and other student outreach opportunities.   And to all who support the HBA Foundation's efforts to strengthen our community and industry - thank you.  We appreciate you!   
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