Career Ready Berks
GRCA has proudly supported this initiative since its inception. Career Ready Berks is an alliance developed by Berks County School Districts, post-secondary institutions, businesses and local business organizations to provide information, resources, and training programs to the 70,000 students in Berks County.
To learn more about this significant, community-wide approach to career exploration and hands-on experiences, visit the site here.
Additional Career Exploration Partner Programs
Contact Director of Workforce Development Keith Stamm to learn more!
- Berks Business Education Coalition –The Berks Business Education Coalition (BBEC) is a partnership between Berks County businesses and the education community. The BBEC applies the resources and expertise of the business sector to particular initiatives designed to advance student competencies and promote lifelong learning.
- Manufacturing Resource Center
- What’s So Cool About Manufacturing? Program – Is an annual video contest for middle school students designed to create awareness about modern manufacturing careers as they engage with local manufacturers, recording and presenting their experiences in an educational and “cool” way through documentary video production.
- PA Dream Team – Dream Team members, who are among the best and brightest young professionals in the industry, make classroom presentations that encourage students to explore manufacturing careers.