valees

2014-2015
Calendar of Events 

Date

Event

Time

Location

Type

June 12-13, 2014 CAD Boot Camp WCC Sugar Grove   Pre-registration Required
June 16-20, 2014 Graduate Class Integrating Common Core & CTE Harter Middle School
1601 Esker Dr.
Sugar Grove, IL
8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Pre-registration Required: See VALEES web site
June 16-20, 2014 Graduate Class
Innovation & Passion in 21st Century Careers, Part 1
  8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Pre-registration Required: See VALEES web site
June 17, 2014 Serve Safe Foods Workshops Bodie Hall Rm. 240 WCC 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Culinary Teachers Pre-registration Required
June 24-25, 2014 Student Services Institute Cinespace/LUSH (Chicago); Nalco/Ecolab (Aurora) 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Pre-registration Required
July 7-11, 2014 Graduate Class
Innovation & Passion in 21st Century Careers, Part 2 (not requried to take Part 1 to enroll in this course)
Kane County Regional Office of Education 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Pre-registration Required: See VALEES web site
August 26, 2014 VALEES Budget Hearing WCC, Bldg. A.
Rm. 161
9:00 a.m. Public
September 11, 2014 Steering Committee STC 106 11:30 a.m.-
2:00 p.m.
Lunch Provided
Committee Members
September 16, 2014 Coordinating Council STC Formal Dining Room 8:00 a.m. Public
September 18, 2014 Student Services STC 106 8:30 a.m.-
11:00 a.m.
Committee Members
October 3, 2014 Career Pathways Expo WCC 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Pre-registration Required through VALEES
October 7, 2014

Accounting, Business & Marketing Committee

APC 175
BDE 106
8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Lunch Provided
Committee Members
October 8, 2014 CAD/Drafting Bulding A
Rm. 122
9 a.m.-11 a.m. Committee Members
October 10, 2014 Special Project Mini-grants due to VALEES Building A, Rm. 161 3 p.m. VALEES member districts
October 22, 2014 Early Childhood; Food Service; Clothing & Fashion APC 165
APC Event Rm. D
8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Lunch Provided
Committee Members
October 23, 2014 Region 1 System Directors' Meeting Bldg. A. Rm. 122 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Lunch Provided
System Directors
October 29, 2014

Automotive Technology Auto Body

Builidng A
Rm. 122
12:30 p.m.-
2:30 p.m.
Committee Members
Octtober 28, 2014 Graphic Communications APC 194 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Committee Members

October 30, 2014
Tentative Date

Manufacturing Career Field Trips Field Trips to Regional Manufacturing Facilities TBA site visits to companies Pre-registration Required through VALEES
November 4, 2014 Health Occupations Field Trip Medical Lab. Sciences, N.I.U., Dusable Hall, DeKalb and Kishwaukee Hospital, Admin. Board Rm.

8:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Lunch Provided

Program Committee Members
November 4, 2014 Computer Technology Commitee Field Trip Mobile Apps Lab, Psych./Computer Sci. Bldg., N.I.U., DeKalb and Kishwaukee Hospital, Admin. Board Rm.

8:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Lunch Provided

Program Committee Members
November 13, 2014 Living miDream
Level I
WCC, Sugar Grove Campus 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Lunch Provided
Invited Participants
November 21, 2014 Connections Conf. Mini-grants due VALEES Building A, Rm. 161 3 p.m. VALEES member districts
November 27-28, 2014 VALEES Office Closed      
December 3, 2014 Living miDream
Level II
WCC Sugar Grove Campus, Student Center 106 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Lunch Provided
Invited Participants
December 4, 2014 Steering Committee Field Trips to Regional Businesses TBA Committee Members
December 9, 2014 Coordinating Council Meeting WCC, STC, Formal Dining Room 8:00 a.m. Public
December 11, 2014 Student Services STC 106 8:30 am.-
11:00 a.m.
Committee Members
February 10, 2015 Coordinating Council Meeting WCC, STC, Formal Dining Room 8:00 a.m. Public
February 27, 2015 Building Partnerships for America's Future Institute WCC 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Pre-registration Required
March 25-26, 2015 Connections Conference Pheasant Run, St. Charle3s   Pre-registration Required
March 31, 2015 Last day to submit amendments for FY15 CTEI and Perkins grants     Sub-grantees CTEI and Perkins
April 9, 2015 Steering Committee & Grant Workshop STC 106 11:30 a.m.-
2:30 p.m.
Committee Members & Grant Coordinators
April 21, 2015 Coordinating Council Meeting WCC, STC, Formal Dining Room 8:00 a.m. Public
April 14, 2015
Tentative date

Student Services

TBA 8:30 a.m.-
11:00 a.m.
(Field Trip)
Committee Members
April 30-May 5, 2015 Spring Break VALEES (Kaneland Dist.)