SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – In early November, students from five North Country counties will have a chance to learn about career opportunities ready to welcome them. CTE Works! comes to the Saratoga Springs City Center on Wednesday, Nov. 8, courtesy of WSWHE BOCES.
Students from grades 8 to 12 will be invited to a day-long career fair featuring more than 30 employers. The fair is planned by the BOCES chapter as a way to get students ready to work and connected to interests and careers right out of school.
“Combining real hands-on learning with established academic programming is essential to building 21st-century skills so essential and in high-demand throughout our region, Saratoga Economic Development Corporation President Greg Connors. “We are committed to this ongoing educational effort and proud to again support this year’s workshop and career opportunity.”
Employers onsite at the fair will include:
- RASP, Inc.
- Saratoga County
- Saratoga Honda
- NY CREATES
- SUNY Adirondack
- Workforce Development Institute
- Cole’s Collision
- Glens Falls Hospital
- TCT Federal Credit Union
- Hollingsworth & Vose
- Trucking Association of NY
- Southern Adirondack PTECH
- Saratoga Springs City Center
- Saratoga Economic Development Corporation
Those sponsoring businesses will be joined by 30+ other employers and colleges. WSWHE BOCES serves Warren, Saratoga, Washington, Hamilton, and Essex counties.