2021 PA Cooperative Education Conference: Strategies for Success in Work-Based Learning

Published On: August 27, 2021Categories: NewsTags:


Virtual Conference – October 14-15, 2021

Capstone Occupations Diversified Occupations Work-Based Learning Internships

In cooperation with the Pennsylvania Association of Career and Technical Administrators 

The Pennsylvania Cooperative Education Association is proud to announce its annual conference which is being held in cooperation with the Pennsylvania Association of Career and Technical Administrators (PACTA).  The conference will focus on best practices, safety, child labor and other relevant laws, technology and communications as well as providing the latest information on cooperative education.  The conference, which will be held virtually on October 14 and end at noon on October 15.  PACTA is an approved provider for ACT 48 professional Development activities. 

 Conference participants will be awarded ACT 48 credit.

Keynote Speaker

Danny Rubin
President/Founder, RUBIN

Session Topics

  • New Coordinator Session
  • Application tracking System
  • Pre-Apprenticeship/Apprenticeship
  • Non-Traditional Student Recruiting
  • Managing Work-Based Learning Experiences More Effectively
  • Work-Based Learning Lessons to Boost Student Morale
  • 339 Updates
  • Diversified Occupations Roundtable
  • On-line Forms and Procedures Roundable

Date and Location

The 2021 PA Cooperative Education Conference is being held virtually on October 14 and 15, 2021. The first conference session will begin on October 14 at 9:00 a.m. and end on October 15 at 12:00 p.m.

Conference Registration

Registration fee for participants is $120.00.  Please register no later than October 7, 2021 to receive link to participate.  A meeting link will be emailed on October 12, 2021.


To register, click here to download registration form or login and register online.

For further information, call or e-mail John Pulver at (272) 202-3675 or john@pacareertech.org.

PACTA is an approved provider for Act 48 professional development activities.

Conference participants will be awarded up to nine hours of Act 48 credit.


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