John Valverde, CEO of YouthBuild will Keynote Commencement; Quintavious Johnson, Finalist in NBC-TV Hit Show and Penn Foster High School Graduate, will Perform Special Musical Selections
SCRANTON, Pa., May 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Penn Foster, a leading education and skills training organization for today’s evolving workforce, will celebrate its largest-ever group of high school and career program graduates at its 2018 commencement ceremony on Saturday, June 2, 2018. The event will include a keynote address from YouthBuild CEO John Valverde and performances by Quintavious Johnson, a finalist in America’s Got Talent.
Student Who Used Penn Foster Courses to Pursue the Skilled Trades Work He Loves is also Named a DEAC Graduate of the Year
SCRANTON, Pa., May 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Penn Foster, a leading education and skills training organization for today’s evolving workforce, today named Kevin Stankovich of Riley Township in St. Clair County, Michigan its 2018 Graduate of the Year. Stankovich, who has completed four Penn Foster diploma or career programs, uses the knowledge he has gained from Penn Foster in running his home design/build business, and in teaching his own students at a local college.
SCRANTON, Pa., April 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Career readiness, career support, and career success are the resounding themes of a week of webinars that make up Penn Foster’s 2018 Student Success and Career Fair, taking place the week of April 16-20, 2018. Available to anyone interested in preparing for a career or being more successful in their job, this no-cost webinar series is offered by leading middle skilled education and skills training provider Penn Foster and four of its employer and non-profit partners.
SCRANTON, Pa., April 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Penn Foster Workforce Development, a leading skills training provider focused on improving employability for workers across a range of in-demand fields, today announced the launch of its new Front Line Supervisor Training Program. This new program, available to employers in the industrial sector, centers on providing the strategies and management skills supervisors need in the daily operations of overseeing front line employees in an industrial setting.
Online/Blended Learning Expert to Lead Curricula Innovation, Promote Academics Centered on Opportunity Youth and Working Adult Learners
Scranton, Penn., Jan. 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Penn Foster, Inc., a leading middle skilled education and skills training provider, today announced it has named Lisa Rutsky as Vice President of Education and Academic Dean.
Webinar a Cornerstone of Penn Foster’s 2018 “JUMP” Student Success Advocacy Program, Encouraging People to Better Their Lives through Career-Focused Education & Skills Training
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January 03, 2018 09:00 ET | Source: Penn Foster
SCRANTON, Pa., Jan. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Timed to coincide with the possibilities of the New Year, Penn Foster, a leading middle skilled education and skills training provider, today unveiled a new student success advocacy program for 2018 designed to encourage current and prospective students to follow their passion to careers they will love. Entitled “JUMP into the New Year,” this program ties into the highly anticipated new book When to Jump: If the Job You Have Isn’t the Life You Want, by Mike Lewis, and challenges people to dare to live the life they’ve dreamed of building.