Connecting Commerce to Classroom
PIEDMONT FUTURES engages local businesses and organizations in the career education of K-12 public school students in Albemarle, Charlottesville, Greene and Nelson. Our mission is to promote personal and academic success for all students through regional business and industry involvement in K-12 education and to build a community of responsible and productive citizens for the 21st Century.
- Offer students career exploration opportunities on a regional scale.
- Strengthen existing business-education collaborations and facilitate new partnerships.
- Create a community focus on career education to build a stronger workforce for tomorrow.
|Middle Schools||7th Grade Explore Careers Day|
|High Schools||10th Grade BizKid$ Career Pathways Expo|
Piedmont Futures promotes students' personal, academic and career success through business,
industry and higher education involvement in K-12 career education;
building a community of responsible and productive citizens for the 21st century.
Public School System Partners
- Albemarle County
- Charlottesville City
- Greene County
- Nelson County
10th Grade BizKid$ Career Pathways Expo
Oct. 31 & Nov. 1, 2017
7th Grade Explore Careers Day
March 13 & 14, 2018
*NEW* Early College On-Ramp Credit & Noncredit Classes
Fall classes for 13-to 17-year-olds
In Class: Aug. 22-Sep. 5, Tues & Thurs
|12:15-1:35 p.m.||SDV 100 for Homeschoolers
|Sarah Surratt||M261||TBD*||14-18 years|
|Sep. 7, Tues & Thurs, 12 weeks||9-10:35 a.m.||English III: College Composition
|Kathy May||M261||TBD*||14-18 years|
|Sep. 7, Tues & Thurs, 12 weeks||12:30-1:45 p.m.||U.S. Government Political Science 211
|Sep. 7-Oct. 12
|12:15-1:45 p.m.||9692 Intro to College Learning||Sarah Surratt||M160||$119||13-17 years|
|Sep. 7-28, Thurs||2:30-5 p.m.||9701 Physics & Math Concepts in Action||Wayne Zink||M174||$129||13-17 years|
|Oct. 5-26, Thurs||2:30-5 p.m.||9694 Expository Writing & Critical Reading||TBD||M174||$129||13-17 years|
|* PVCC fall credit fees have not been finalized.|
Enrollment limited. First come, first served.
Download fall credit and noncredit class descriptions here.
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