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ITAV Education Summit Highlights College and Job Training Programs

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Published on December 9, 2021

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It Takes A Village Family of Schools hosted a Virtual Education Summit Live on Facebook December 9, 2021.


Joined by partners from current Chicago workforce development and education institutions across the city including Revolution Workshop, Chicago State University, BBF Family Services, and Chicago Women in Trades, ITAV Director of Family and Community Engagement, Aurelia Daniels, lead a conversation surrounding different options for individuals interested in pursuing a new career.

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Highlights of the conversation included an overview of the programs, expectations and requirements for individuals to apply, availability of wraparound services for those needing additional assistance including childcare options for those with children, as well as program stipulations including whether programs require background checks or accept formally incarcerated individuals.


Questions regarding the education summit may be forwarded to Aurelia Daniels at


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