Information and Communication Technologies - Upcoming Events
- growTECH Fest 2021 Oct 12th and 13th
Oct 12th & 13th - Students are FREE! This is a great way for students to meet tech and entrepreneurial employers and businesses in the North State. Please consider offering extra credit for students to attend and let me know if you want me to set up a special student mentoring session with a local business.
- Digital Media Educators Conference is back! DMEC2021
Oct. 28 & 29 - don't miss out on this DM Faculty Opportunity! Amazing industry partners will be there for you as well as great DM programs being implemented throughout the State.
- Cyber Patriot Fall 2021 is here!
Registration for HS and MS teams is early Oct. I have FREE vouchers for our Far North teams to register for free, email me for info.
- K12 SWF Grants Available
9/16 In person engagement meeting in Redding
Registration deadline tomorrow Friday 9/10.
9/21 Virtual engagement meeting if you can't make Redding
- STEM Career Day 2021 for 9th Graders
Nov. 19th Virtual: All Far North 9th graders welcome. High School faculty please register your students for this don't miss event!
- Students join DC530 the Nor Cal Hacker Club!
Please pass this opportunity along to your students. This is a great way for tech students to mingle with business leaders in the tech space.
Butte County Fall Job Fair
Meet local employees hiring now!
August 31, 2021
Chico Masonic Lodge
1110 W. East Ave, Chico
Time: 1pm - 4pm
Resume assistance available. Contact your local AFWD office for more information.
FREE Online CyberSecurity Camps
Do you have a middle or high school student who is interested in Cyber Security?
Register for a FREE Online Cybsersecurity Camp!
These camps will be done completely virtually and will feature games, teamwork and more. Topics include cyber hygiene, ethics, system administration, security audits and network forensics.
Learn more at https://www.norcalcyber.org
Butte County Office of Education COVI19 Response
Keep up to date with the latest news related to the Butte County Office of Education's COVID-19 response by visiting the BCOE homepage at www.BCOE.org.
Dual-Accreditation Received March 2020
Butte County ROP/CTE was honored this March to host the wonderful team from COE (Council on Occupational Education) and WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges) during our recent re-accreditation visit.
Accreditation is a valuable process that allows us to demonstrate our "capacity, commitment, and competence to support high-quality student learning and ongoing school improvement."
We are so thankful to our teachers, industry and business partners and our staff for making our continued accreditation possible, and for supporting our students in achieving their career goals. Congratulations, Team!
growTECH Fest 2019
8-10 October 2019 / Chico, CA
Learn, Connect, and be Inspired at the first ever growTECH Fest! This is the Biggest Event for startups, investors, entrepreneurs, techies, students, educators, business owners and community leaders.
Learn more and register: https://growtechfest.10web.site/
Butte County Fall Job Fair
Meet local employees hiring now!
Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Elks Lodge / Manzanita Place
1705 Manzanita Ave, Chico, CA
Time: 12pm - 4pm
Be sure to dress to impress!
Download the flyer here
U.S. Forest Service Jobs
Looking for a job?
Check out these two separate announcements for the U.S. Forest Service’s 2020 temporary jobs openings. Both attachments will explain where and how to apply as well as positions that can be applied for.
The deadline for applications to any of these positions is unfortunately fast approaching. Don't delay if you are interested!
Oroville Hospital Career Fair
Now hiring in positions such as:
RN - LVN - Payroll - CNA - Medical Scribes - Phlebotomists - Unit Clerks - PA/NP - PT - Therapist & Asst. - I.T. - Patient Access - Registered Dental Asst
Wednesday, October 2nd
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dove’s Landing, Main Conference Room
2450 Oro Dam Blvd. Oroville, CA 95966
Butte College Create Space Maker Lab Open House & CTE Program Review
The Butte College Makerspace is happy to host this Industry and Educators Open House event to explore our wonderful Makerspace. Industry leaders, Startups, Education Admin and Faculty are welcome to explore the Makerspace, do hands on demo's, make a T-Shirt, eat great food and rub shoulders with Industry and Education leaders in our community.
Butte College Create Space Maker Lab
Thu, August 22, 2019
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM PDT
>> Learn more and Register here!
FREE Construction Training 50-Hour
Summer Boot Camp
This training is FREE for adults ages 18+!
Trainees will receive:
Dates: July 15 through July 25
Reserve Your Seat Today: 895-9018
Learn more here!
FREE "Crack the Career Code" Workshops
Are you about to graduate from high school and aren't sure what you’re doing next? Find out how to crack your own “career code” in this free workshop series!
Over the course of three mornings, you will explore your interests, meet professionals in local industries and then select three possible careers that you’d like to investigate further. By the end of the three days, you will have created a plan that you can use to start to reaching your career goals, now!
Learn more here: https://cte.bcoe.org/career-code-2019.html
Free Hazwoper 40 Training
Obtain your Hazardous Waste certification to be eligible for employment in Camp Fire Debris Cleanup.
Four Days: June 24th thru June 27th, 2019
BCOE DeRocco Training Room
1500 Lincoln St., Oroville
Start: 8:00am - End: 6:30pm
Welding Summer Camps
Butte County CTE (Career Technical Education) is providing two summer welding programs for middle school students through CARD!
Each "camp" runs four mornings at our Welding Center in Chico. Registration is through CARD and the fee for each program is $150. Scholarships are available.
FREE Career Workshops
Butte County CTE is providing four FREE one-hour workshops for interested individuals who are looking to land a great new job. This series of workshops will be held in the evenings at the Butte County CTE Center in Chico, 2491 Carmichael Drive, Suite 200.
Have questions? Contact instructor Jane Lansdown:
Learn more and register here.
What's New in CTE Legislation
AB 1303 is the O’Donnell bill regarding moving all CTE funding to CDE and increasing it 450 million dollars:
AB1586 would eliminate animal dissections from courses: