K-12 Workforce Development

Here we have a list of K-12 workforce development activities that are currently available in and around the area.

EIEFES /LLC Annual 8th-grade career conference where 8th graders listen to a motivational speaker and interview at least 3 career professionals from 13 career clusters
EIEFES Supports 9-12 CTE classrooms in EFE region with equipment/material purchases and
teacher professional development
EIEFES Construction Trades Expo for 9-12 students in the region including alternative school students
ROE #11 Work Cooperative Program
Various Work Co-Op Programs
CEO Douglas,
Effingham & Shelby Counties (via Midland)
EIEFES works with some of these organizations
Class E Coles County students work with EIEFES to provide teacher
Corps of Engineers Okaw Valley School District – work with students K-12
SBLHC Men in Healthcare – conducted for High School male students has been offered by HR (EIEFES used to do this and we called it Men in Nursing)
SBLHC SBL Speaker Bureau – asked to go into the high school for Health Career Days
SBLHC Half day workshop that pre-school and school kids
come to the SBL Ed Center and rotate throughout the different rooms talking
about different healthcare careers
SBLHC Science Clubs/Future Nurses Clubs – come to SBL for a hospital tour
SBLHC Go to the high schools and provide an update on nursing careers
SBLHC/EIEFES Health Occupations class for 11-12 grade students in the region. Classroom sites in Mattoon, Paris, Effingham, Shelbyville.
LLC/EIEFES/SBLHC Health CareeRx Club- high school students hear presentations from health care professionals and do hands-on activities

Click the links to find out more about what programs are available and when they start.

ROE #11 (Regional Office of Education #11) – https://roe11.org/

EIEFES (Eastern Illinois Education for Employment System) – http://www.eiefes.k12.il.us/home

LLC (Lake Land College) – https://www.lakelandcollege.edu/

School Districts – https://roe11.org/districts/

SBLHC (Sarah Bush Lincoln Healthy Communities) – https://www.sarahbush.org/community-resources/healthy-communities/

Corps of Engineers – https://www.facebook.com/LakeShelbyvilleUSACE/

Class E – http://keepitclasse.org/about.cfm

Douglas County CEO – https://www.douglascountyceo.com/

Shelby County CEO – https://www.shelbycountyceo.com/