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GEAR UP College Ready! Choose to M.O.V.E.!

In a partnership between Region One Career and Technical Education and GEAR UP, students will have the opportunity to connect with local colleges and professionals to gain a deeper understanding of various career options available after high school. On Day One, participants will get to visit local technical schools such as STC, TSTC, and LC to ask questions and explore the campus through a guided tour followed by hands on activities relevant to a program offering of their choice. On Day Two, students will have the opportunity to challenge an in demand certification, better preparing them for life after high school. After completing this two day workshop, students will be Motivated to Obtain Viable Employment (M.O.V.E)!

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College/Career Readiness

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Workshop Materials


Dates, Times and Locations

Room Name Workshop Date Begin Time End Time
STC (McAllen) 1/10/2023 8:30 AM 2:45 PM
Laredo College 1/11/2023 9:00 AM 3:30 PM
Texas State Technical College 1/12/2023 9:00 AM 3:00 PM
Education Service Center
Fort Ringgold/Fort McIntosh Room
2/3/2023 8:00 AM 3:30 PM
Education Service Center
Rio Grande/Laguna Madre/Arroyo Colorado Room
2/3/2023 8:00 AM 3:30 PM
Education Service Center
Hidalgo County Room
2/3/2023 8:00 AM 4:00 PM

Workshop Contacts

Name Type E-Mail Phone
Alicia Ortega Contact
Leo Saenz Contact (956) 984-6243
Joanna Perez Contact (956) 984-6092
Nicole Saenz Contact (956) 984-6112
Ernesto Gonzalez Contact
Brenda Amitrani Contact (956) 984-6103
Salina Cavazos Contact
Rachael Sanchez Contact

Special Accommodations
For requests for special accommodations for this workshop, please contact one of the individuals listed above at least ten(10) business days prior to the workshop date.