This year’s SAS Institute, Bridging the Skills Gap…A Pathway to Employability, is scheduled for December 8-11, 2019, at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center, Hershey, PA.

The theme focuses on how cross-sector collaboration strengthens partnerships between education and business to advance career pathways.

Highlights include:
Keynoter Brian Busteed will focus on rethinking success and how we go about achieving it. He addresses the value of work-based learning pathways and cross-sector partnerships.

Breakout sessions will focus on:

  • School Model Partnerships
  • Project-Based Learning: Classroom and Workforce Alignment
  • Career Cluster Connections
  • Building Employability Skills

Wednesday Sessions
Half-day workshops and sessions will focus on building employability skills, e.g., Financial Literacy, PA Career Ready Skills.

Act 45 Opportunity
Building Strong Career Pathways for Our Students
December 8, 2019
1:00 – 4:00 pm
Brandon Busteed

Click here to view schedule.

Registration Fees (non-refundable)

SAS Institute:
$100 – SAS Institute Registration
Act 45 (Select later in registration process)
$150 - Act 45 Add on: Building Strong Career Pathways for Our Students

Note: Upon completion of registration, a link to the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center’s SAS Institute’s 2019 reservation site will be provided.
The SAS Institute - PA Department of Education group rate is $139.00 per room/per night plus 11% tax.


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