Tuesday, July 21, 2020 3:00 PM ~ 4:00 PM ET

Participants will gain an understanding of how fellow grantees have designed and implemented Scaling Apprenticeship pre-Apprenticeship programs.


This webinar will show how high-quality pre-apprenticeship programs can lead to quality apprenticeship experiences and ways to integrate these pathways into grant performance reporting. 

Participants will come away from the webinar with a better knowledge of:

  • Foundational knowledge of pre-apprenticeship, including clarification of terms used such as pre-apprenticeship and youth apprenticeship;
  • Criteria used by DOL and ED for high-quality programs;
  • Effective strategies in implementing Scaling Apprenticeship pre-apprenticeship programs and how they grow apprenticeship; and
  • How to address common challenges.


Zodie Makonnen, Grant Lead, Division of Strategic Investments, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration



Janell Hills, Project Director, Apprenticeship Training, San Jacinto College

Stephen Dodd, IBM Certified Project Executive, IBM Public Partnerships

Diane Targarona, Project Director, Allied Health Apprenticeships, Community College of Baltimore County

Shannon Munro, Vice President, Workforce Development, Pennsylvania College of Technology

Michelle Mills, Project Manager, Office of Apprenticeship, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

Wanda Monthey, Technical Assistance Caoch, Manhattan Strategy Group