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WE3 Conference & Expo, and Business Partner Reception
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WE3 Conference & Expo, and Business Partner Reception

BARTOW, FL-- On Tuesday, November 6, the public is invited to attend the “WE3 Conference and Expo.” 

The event sponsored by the District’s Workforce Education Department is an opportunity for students, parents and business leaders to learn about the career academies and career education programs available at Polk County Public Schools’ middle and high schools. Participants will also have an opportunity to see first-hand how business partnerships are “Changing the Face of Education.”

There are three components of the WE3 Expo. Informational opportunities will be provided for (1) students and staff (2) business industry leaders (3) parents.

More than 100 booths will feature various career-education programs offered. School and District staff will be on hand to answer questions and discuss career and technical programs.

The event information is listed below:

WE3 Conference & Expo

  • Dates & Time: Tuesday, November 6, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Wednesday, November 7, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Where: The Lakeland Center, 701 W. Lime Street, Lakeland, FL 33815
  • Admission: FREE!

Members of the local business community are also invited to an interactive Business Partner Reception to see how partnership with an academy can benefit a business.

Business Partner Reception

  • Date: Wednesday, November 7
  • Time: 1 p.m. -3 p.m.
  • Where: The Lakeland Center, 701 W. Lime Street, Lakeland, FL 33815
  • Admission: FREE!

Individuals interested in taking part in the Business Partner Reception are being asked to RSVP. To do so visit: http://www.polkacademies.com/we3/BusinessPartnerReception.asp and click on the “Register Online” link listed on the left side of the page, under “Register for the Reception.” 

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