Guests from the PBS show and career exploration movement, Roadtrip Nation, made a special stop today on their nation wide educational tour to visit NCOE Juvenile Court and Community Schools. Roadtrip Nation will share with the students how they can match their natural interests with real world career opportunities, and “define their own roads.”
Following presentations to the students, the Roadtrip guests will interview Alfredo Pedroza, and Suzanne Van Stralen, Napa Rotary Club President. They will share how they reached their paths to success as leaders in sports, charity, government and business.
Bank of Napa CEO Tom LeMasters talks to us about being one of this years inductees into the Napa Valley College Athletic Hall of Fame.
The event is being held on Friday, April 10. For for information and tickets, click here
St. Helena once had every advantage. Today the city is on the margins. It’s the outlier of Napa Valley and its own economic sustainability is in question. Enter JENNIFER PHILLIPS, who came in last August as the new City Manager. Can she save the city from itself? Listen to her conversation with Jeff Schechtman:
What role should technology play in Pre-K and Kindergarten? Are iPads for all a good idea? Peg Maddocks, Executive Director of NAPA LEARNS and Darrell Whitacre, Director of the Napa Valley College, Child Development Center address these questions: