Leadership magazine Nov/Dec 2015 V45 No 2 - Page 22

The results of this approach are quite significant: higher graduation rates, higher course completion rates, and more students pursuing postsecondary training and education. ners, the business partner side ended. The renewed VPIE We reached out to a small group of prior Visalia Partners in Education members, as well as new members from the Visalia Chamber of Commerce and Visalia Economic Development Corporation, and reconvened VPIE in the winter of 2013. The first task of VPIE was for the partners to learn as much as possible about Linked Learning and CTE in Visalia and to look for natural places whe