|Visitors from South Africa|
A delegation of eight community college lecturers/administrators from South Africa toured Auburn Career Center on Thursday, February 14th. The visitors are from South African Sediberg FET College(Further Education Training) and are touring select career-oriented learning institutions across the United States, including Auburn Career Center. The South African Sediberg FET College is a career technical education institution serving HS and Adult students in South Africa and is on tour through the Cleveland Council of World Affairs and the US State Dept.
The Department of State has outlined the following specific objectives for the project:
- Explore best practices for administration of community colleges and technical schools;
- Provide participants with strategies for building relationships with local industry;
- Examine the role that community colleges can play in improving opportunities for disadvantaged populations; and,
- Discuss the changing role of community colleges due to knowledge demands of adult learners.
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