Actor and filmmaker Tom Hanks sent the following message to the White House email list, recalling his time at Chabot College — a community college in Hayward, California. In his email, Tom explains how Chabot College made him who he is today, and why community college should be an option for more hardworking Americans.
NC3 is off to an exciting start in 2015! We’re pleased to announce six additional NC3 Member Schools in the first four months of 2015. We are incredibly proud of this significant boost in leadership schools.
On Friday, April 24th, NC3’s Roger Tadajewski attended the White House Upskill Summit, joining 150 employers, labor leaders, foundations, non-profits, educators and tech innovators from across America who answered the President’s call to action and equip workers of all ages with the skills they need to advance into better-paying jobs.
Technical education will continue to play a key role ensuring the next generation of technicians is fully trained and ready to enter the workforce. Perhaps there is no greater need for technical training than right now. That’s because the United States is experiencing a skills gap of epic proportions.