Upcoming Events

What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?

Free Workshop for Parents and Teens
Saturday, March 3, 2018
10:00am – 12:00pm
Napa County Office of Education
2121 Imola Ave. Napa

Co-Sponsored by: NCOE, CJUSD, HMESD, NVUSD, PVUESD, SHUSD, Foster & KinshipEducation at Napa Valley College

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” It’s an age-old question for teens but harder than ever to answer because the world of work is changing fast. This workshop will help.

-Get the inside scoop on 13 smart career choices for the next generation
-Smarter (and less expensive ways) to get the education and training you need.
-Volunteer for a “CareerFinder.” As our presenter does on his NPR-San Francisco radio program, he’ll ask you questions about yourself and, in a few minutes, you’ll come away with a smart idea for you.
-Q&A

This workshop takes a different look at career planning from the presentation Dr. Nemko delivered in March 2017. Join us for another informative session on helping teens find the career path best for them.

-For parents and teens grades 6-12
-This workshop is FREE
-RSVP https://tinyurl.com/NemkoCareers2018

Questions? Katie Stavas, kstavas@napacoe.org, 707-253-6999

About the Presenter: Dr. Marty Nemko was named “The Bay Area’s Best Career Coach” by the San Francisco Bay Guardian and “Career Counselor Extraordinaire” by U.S. News. He has written articles on careers and higher education for the San Francisco Chronicle, The Atlantic, Washington Post, TIME, and Psychology Today. His nine books include “Cool Careers for Dummies”, and his tenth book, “Careers for Dummies” will be published in June. Nemko holds a Ph.D. in educational psychology from U.C. Berkeley. He is married to Dr. Barbara Nemko, the Napa County Superintendent of Schools.

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CERT Training

Become CERT – ified!

What we do: The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training is a national program to train citizens to help fill the gap between a disaster or emergency, and the arrival of professional services.

Purpose: In the event of a major disaster, our first responders will be overwhelmed so it’s critical citizens be prepared to take care of themselves, their neighbors, and their community for 5-7 days. The CERT training teaches you how to help after a disaster.

What you will learn: Basic Disaster Response skills, Fire safety, Light search and rescue, Team organization, Personal preparedness, Disaster medical operations.

Tuesday, February 20
Wednesday, February 21

Thursday, February 22
9:00 am – 4:00 pm daily
Napa County Office of Education
2121 Imola Avenue
Napa, Ca 94559

Must attend all three (3) classes to receive certification.
Please contact Crystal Pettigrew to sign up, 253-6826

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