2017-2018 Helena College Pathways Events

 

FABrication Fridays

October 6; November 3; February 2; March 2; and April 6

 

Schools must schedule ahead of time to participate.  Students will have hands-on experiences with Computer-Aided Manufacturing, Robotic Arm, 3D Printing, and other aspects of the manufacturing process at Helena College from 9 a.m. to noon, followed by industry tours (Boeing and Pioneer Aeronautics) from 1-2 p.m. to see manufacturing in action.  Mileage for a bus, lunches, and sub pay will be reimbursed for partner schools.  Contact Jan to select a FAB Friday date as soon as possible in order to get your first choice.     

 

October 19-20:           Montana ACTE at Fairmont  

Cheers to 100 Years, with Keynote Speaker Bob Green, Roll Out of Montana Career Pathways, and workshops. 

 

October 26:                 Math Alignment Meeting      

Concurrent Enrollment Mathematics teachers will meet with Helena College faculty to analyze outcomes, readiness, instruction, and assessments, ensuring that math courses, from Technical Math to Calculus prepare students for their next levels—either another math course or application in a content area. 

 

Spring Semester:

Norming Session for WRIT121 Technical Writing and WRIT101 College Writing.  High school concurrent enrollment teachers and college faculty will spend a day ensuring that their assessment standards are aligned across systems.

 

Women in Gear

Girls in grades seven and above spend a half-day at Helena College participating in hands-on experiences in Automotive, Diesel, Welding, Aviation Maintenance, and more!  Date to be arranged.