Latest News and Events for New World of Work

Keep up to date on 21st Century Employability Skills and College/Career Ready resources.

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The New World of Work is funded by the California Community College Chancellor’s Office Doing What Matters initiative and collaborates with employers, workforce development boards, educators, and research organizations across the country to build 21st Century Employability and College/Career Ready Skills. 
Upcoming Events
College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, CA will be hosting a two day 21st Century Skills curriculum and instruction training on November 9th and 10th. Limited spots are available.
Questions? Contact Rajinder Gill at

Event Details

College of the Canyons:
26455 Rockwell Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Training Room: TBA

Wed, Nov 9th from 9am-5pm
Thur, Nov 10th from 8am-4pm

Director of California Corporate College, Rhiannon Surrenda, M.A.
Digital Badging Lead, Foundation for CA Community Colleges, Shannon Wells, M.S.

Registration Fee:
$200 per person, covers all training materials including a Keirsey pre-workshop assessment.

College/Career Ready
Employers simply can’t find applicants with the necessary skills required in today’s workplace. A degree is one important milestone, but insufficient all on its own. This informative animation video was produced by Dr. Kevin Fleming with the support and funding of the California Far North Region’s CTE Pathways Project (SB 1070).
For more information on College/Career Ready resources through Get Focused Stay Focused, please visit
Join our webinar hosted by the CCCCO on Strengthening the College/Career Ready Pipeline through Get Focused Stay Focused on Nov. 10th from noon-1pm PST
Questions? Contact Tanya Meyer at
Spotlight on Programs
Through Industry Driven Regional Collaborative (IDRC) funding, our 21st Century Skills curriculum is hosted open source as a resource for educators across the country. At our official partner California Community Colleges, instructors across disciplines are providing guidance to their students on the skills necessary for success in our emerging global economy.
Take a look at their testimonials, and if you’d like access to our lessons.
Join our webinar hosted by the CCCCO for an overview of the 21st Century Skills Program on Nov. 3rd from noon-1pm PST

Special thanks to our partner colleges:

Mendocino College, Shasta College, Butte College, Feather River College, College of the Siskiyous, College of the Redwoods, Lassen College, Columbia College, Sierra College, Folsom Lake College, American River College, Hartnell College, Skyline College, Santa Rosa Junior College, West Hills College Coalinga, Santa Barbara City College, Pasadena City College, and Southern California Biotechnology Center at Miramar College.

New World of Work | Feather River College
570 Golden Eagle Ave. Quincy, CA. 95971

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October 24, 2016