Milwaukee Area Technical College: New Strategies for Cultivating Workers in a Global Environment. David B. Turner Dean Milwaukee Area Technical College. Overview.
David B. Turner
Milwaukee Area Technical College
has demonstrated innovation in cultivating a workforce for the global economy by:
Working with businesses for
Developing tailor-made programs
Guilds – Adv/ Disadv.
Industrial Revolution- more workers
Academic preparation for four-year colleges
Need to assess why students attend college
Must have a skilled workforce and opportunities to work or companies will move resulting in:
Need to consider learning styles when teaching