Modern Impressions and Kannapolis City Schools Join Forces to Empower Young Adults through Career and Technical Education Program
Kannapolis, June 7, 2023 – Modern Impressions, a leading provider of office technology is proud to announce its partnership with Kannapolis City Schools in launching an innovative Career and Technical Education (CTE) program. This collaboration marks Modern Impressions’ first foray into a developmental program for young adults, demonstrating its commitment to fostering talent and empowering the next generation.
Through this groundbreaking partnership, Modern Impressions and Kannapolis City Schools aim to provide valuable hands-on training and educational opportunities to high school students, preparing them for successful careers in the technology industry. The CTE program focuses on equipping students with practical skills, industry knowledge, and real-world experience, empowering them to make informed career choices and excel in their chosen paths.
This year, Modern Impressions proudly welcomed two exceptional students, Jorge Lopez and Jeremiah Mormon, into its CTE program. As part of the program, Lopez and Mormon actively engaged in various activities and projects, gaining invaluable insights into the operations and workflows within Modern Impressions. They were mentored by experienced professionals and given the opportunity to apply their skills and creativity to real-world challenges.
“We are thrilled to partner with Kannapolis City Schools in this remarkable initiative,” said Cody Clanton Vice President of Modern Impressions. “Our collaboration aims to bridge the gap between education and industry, offering students practical experiences and guidance to help them navigate the professional world successfully. We are particularly proud of the accomplishments of Jorge Lopez and Jeremiah Mormon and their contributions to our organization during their time in the CTE program.”
The CTE program offered by Modern Impressions and Kannapolis City Schools reflects the increasing importance of hands-on learning and technical skills in today’s rapidly evolving job market. By providing students with opportunities to explore various career paths, gain industry certifications, and develop essential employability skills, the program sets a strong foundation for their future success.
“We are excited to partner with Modern Impressions to expand the horizons of our students,” said Daryle Adams, Director CTE, ESL, STEM of Kannapolis City Schools. “This partnership enables our students to acquire practical skills and firsthand experience in a professional environment. It aligns with our commitment to preparing students for college, careers, and life, and we are grateful for Modern Impressions’ dedication and support.”
Modern Impressions and Kannapolis City Schools are actively planning to expand and enhance the CTE program in the coming years, aiming to reach more students and foster long-lasting partnerships with other local businesses. By collectively investing in the development of young talent, the organizations hope to build a strong, skilled workforce that contributes to the growth and prosperity of the community.