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  • July/August Newsletter 2024 (opens in a new window)

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  • May/June Newsletter 2024 (opens in a new window)

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    In this newsletter, we reflect on Youth Apprenticeship Week and share emerging apprenticeship findings.

  • March/April Newsletter 2024 (opens in a new window)

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    It’s springtime, a time for transformation. Our team is thrilled to continue to support you as we work together to transform the apprenticeship landscape in California.

  • January/February Newsletter 2024 (opens in a new window)

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    Happy New Year, and welcome to 2024! As we work together toward this goal, the Grow Apprenticeship California team is excited to continue supporting our statewide community of practice.

  • November/December Newsletter 2023 (opens in a new window)

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    It’s hard to believe this is the last newsletter of 2023. In this month’s newsletter, we reflect on the great work our Community of Practice has accomplished over the past year while looking forward to what is coming up in 2024.

  • September/October 2023 (opens in a new window)

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    As we celebrated Labor Day in September, we reflected on the invaluable contributions of laborers and the enduring impact of the labor movement in the United States. It is this very movement that paved the way for the apprenticeship system as we know it today. But our journey doesn’t end there. With a focus on high-quality jobs for all workers in our economy, we must keep equity at the forefront of our efforts.

  • July/August 2023 (opens in a new window)

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    Our July/August newsletter will provide resources for building and maintaining sustainable programs across the apprenticeship ecosystem.

  • May/June 2023 (opens in a new window)

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    Our May/June newsletter will provide resources for building and maintaining sustainable programs across the apprenticeship ecosystem.

  • March/April 2023 (opens in a new window)

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    Our March/April newsletter will provide resources for building and maintaining sustainable programs across the apprenticeship ecosystem.

  • January/February 2023 (opens in a new window)

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    Our January/February newsletter will provide resources for building and maintaining sustainable programs across the apprenticeship ecosystem.

  • November/December 2022 (opens in a new window)

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    In our November/December Grow Apprenticeship California newsletter, readers will find an apprenticeship program spotlight featuring The Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO)’s Emerging Leaders Program. We have included a recap of National Apprenticeship Week 2022 and additional resources aimed at helping expand knowledge about this work. Additionally, we are excited to share upcoming apprenticeship funding opportunities and information on our new Funding Matrix.

  • September/October 2022 (opens in a new window)

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    In our September/October Grow Apprenticeship California newsletter, readers will find an apprenticeship program spotlight featuring Columbia College’s EMS pre-apprenticeship program. We have also received overwhelming feedback from the field to provide further knowledge and insights about apprenticeship intermediaries, so we have included additional resources aimed at helping expand knowledge about this work. Additionally, we are excited to share upcoming apprenticeship funding opportunities and information on National Apprenticeship Week 2022.

  • July/August 2022 (opens in a new window)

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    Our July/August Grow Apprenticeship California newsletter will share resources related to exploring intermediaries and how they support apprenticeship programming. We are excited to share a new educational resource that we hope will get at the heart of intermediaries and their apprenticeship roles. Readers will find an apprenticeship program success story in this month’s newsletter and other exciting announcements.

  • May/June 2022 (opens in a new window)

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    In this month’s newsletter, we are excited to share highlights from our recent participation at both the California Community College Association for Occupational Education (CCCAOE) Spring Conference and Coalition on Adult Based Education (COABE) National Conference. During both engagements we discussed equity in apprenticeship, the impact of the Great Resignation, and the role community colleges play in apprenticeship. Also, we are shining a spotlight on Shasta College’s Logging and Forest Worker Registered Apprenticeship program and sharing some exciting announcements regarding funding and upcoming happenings in the apprenticeship ecosystem.

  • March/April 2022 (opens in a new window)

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    In this month’s newsletter, we are excited to share highlights from our first webinar of the year, Upskilling and Backfilling: The Role of Incumbent Workers. Also, we are shining a spotlight on Free Programs by West LA College and West Coast Dental Creating Jobs and sharing some exciting announcements regarding funding and upcoming happenings in the apprenticeship ecosystem.

  • January/February 2022 (opens in a new window)

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    In this month’s newsletter, we are excited to share highlights from our recent participation at both the California Community College Association for Occupational Education (CCCAOE) Spring Conference and Coalition on Adult Based Education (COABE) National Conference. During both engagements we discussed equity in apprenticeship, the impact of the Great Resignation, and the role community colleges play in apprenticeship. Also, we are shining a spotlight on Shasta College’s Logging and Forest Worker Registered Apprenticeship program and sharing some exciting announcements regarding funding and upcoming happenings in the apprenticeship ecosystem.