Career Pathways in Education Event Highlights Working with Children, Families

Career Pathways Event at Skyline CollegeThis past Tuesday, October 6, Skyline College ECE/EDU Department held its annual “Career Pathways in Education” event. This event was created to inform students about the many different career paths available to students interested in working with children and/or families.  There were over 90 students in attendance.

Our panelist of speakers included Maurice Goodman, President of the South San Francisco School Board and SMCCD Board of Trustees candidate; Julie Tucker, Program Specialist at South San Francisco Unified School District; Tyrone Jones Child Development Specialist and Director of Soccer Shots; and Nicole Farley School Counselor at Jefferson Elementary School and former Skyline College ECE/EDU student.

In addition to our inspiring panelist, Lavinia Zannassi from the Career Center also spoke about services at the Career Center.  Finally Lygia Stebbing, Director of EDvance Early Childhood Workforce Development Initiative, discussed the PATH Program at San Francisco State.

Article by Kristina Brower