Degrees and Certifications:
The ZED Consortium for the Perkins grant is now run through Southeast Service Cooperative in Rochester. Jami Schwickerath will be the Secondary Perkins Consortia Coordinator for ZED.
Services Provided Include:
• Implementing applied academic curricula that teach for understanding. The applied curriculum is based on the concept that education is enhanced when students apply what they learn to real life situations.
• Coordinating and purchasing career development and planning materials.
• Establishing work-based learning opportunities that involve students in actual work experiences that connect classroom learning to careers. Opportunities available include: job shadowing, workplace mentoring, internships, and youth apprenticeships.