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Amityville School-Business Partnership




Building the Future Workforce Together!



ASBP Meeting Dates for the 2017-2018 School Year

Wednesday, October 4
Wednesday, January 3
Wednesday, April 25
Meetings are held from 8-9:30 a.m. in the Amityville Memorial High School library.

 

 

 

About Us

Mission Statement & Goals: The Amityville Union Free School District's "School-Business Partnership" is composed of representatives from the business, government, parental and the educational community. The advisory board will meet five times a year for the following purposes:

  • Provide verbal and written support for educational projects.
  • Provide advice concerning labor market trends, equipment, materials and training methods.
  • Assist in creating new instructional materials.
  • Assist professional staff in updating knowledge and methods.
  • Participate in activities that directly impact students, i.e.: Cooperative Work Experience, School/Business Partnerships, internships, mentors, guest speakers, field trips, world of work tours, and job shadowing.

BENEFITS TO BUSINESS:

  • Advisory board members have direct contact with students through participation in K-12 career fairs, classroom workshops and presentations.
  • Gain community name recognition, reaching students, parents and educators.
  • Enhance your corporate image and corporate citizenship.
  • Invigorate your organization through diverse relationships.
  • Enhance your employee morale.
  • Connect to future employees.
  • Motivate your staff and enhance employee skills.
  • Create links with schools for internships.
  • Communicate industry needs/skills in the workplace.
  • Undertake joint projects, such as beta testing, at school site.

BENEFITS TO EDUCATORS:

  • Update curriculum for 21st century workforce.
  • Teachers update their technological skills.
  • School districts share resources with industry.
  • Students and faculty experience the changing work world.
  • Business becomes familiar with the challenges schools face.
  • Education becomes familiar with the world we are preparing our students to enter.
  • Involvement builds understanding; understanding builds support.

 

ASBP Co-Chairs/Committee Members

    

TBD

 

 

Join Us

Please contact us to enroll you in our email database. We look forward to your attendance at our next meeting if your schedule permits. Your participation in our group can make a difference in the education of our students!

GOALS:
The Amityville Union Free School District’s "School-Business Partnership" is composed of more than 50 representatives from the business, government, parent, alumni and education communities. The advisory board:
• Provides verbal and written support for educational projects.
• Provides advice concerning labor market trends, equipment, materials and training methods.
• Participates in activities that directly impact students, i.e. Cooperative Work Experience, School/Industry Partnerships, internships, mentors, guest speakers, field trips.
• Assists in creating new instructional materials.
• Assists professional staff in updating knowledge and methods.


 

Events

World of Work Tours
Monthly
Middle School Career Day

Middle School Career Lunches
Bi-Monthly
High School Career Fair

High School Job Shadow Day

Guest Speakers
TBA

 

 

Members

Amityville Chamber of Commerce
PKL Physical Therapy
Barkley Shades & Blinds
Portnoy, Messinger & Pearl Associates, Inc.
Benincasa Family Services
Powell Funeral Home
Birnbaum Agency
Re/Max Select Realty
Career & Employment Options, Inc.
Roslyn Savings Bank
Chase Bank
Security Dodge/Chrysler
Commerce Bank
Sisters of Saint Dominic
Corso Associates, Inc.
South Oaks Hospital
CVS
Spaces
Davis Vision
Suffolk County Department of Labor
Electrical Training Center
Teacher’s Federal Credit Union
Heller Plumbing
Washington Mutual
Island Drafting & Technical Institute
Westfield Sunrise Mall
Long Island Works Coalition
VESID
North Amityville Taxpayers Association

   
 

 

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Contact Us

Do you have questions or suggestions?
We encourage members to submit questions/suggestions to help facilitate our organizational goals. Please email us at phausfeld@amityvilleufsd.org

Wednesday, October 18, 2017