Tuesday, October 18, 2016

OKCRC Annual Conference Program Online Now

Check out the OKCRC Conference Program! This year, we have the best of the best sessions. New this year, a closing session with three ACT staff--this is your opportunity to find out what's new and upcoming with WorkKeys and ask questions. You will be glad you stayed for the closing session . . . conference door prizes!  Check out page 4 of the program to see the companies who donated door prizes. Must be present to be a winner.

Check out the final OKCRC At-a-Glance and remember to register online

There is no cost to attend.  Breakfast items will be available for purchase at the Reno Café.  Lunch is on your own.

See you on Tuesday, October 25, Francis Tuttle Reno Campus, 7301 W. Reno Avenue (across from the Outlet Shoppes of Oklahoma City).

Monday, October 3, 2016

OKCRC Annual Conference At-a-Glance

This year’s conference will feature 22 breakout sessions and close with a general session. Mark Turnbull, Director of Regional Strategies, Joplin Regional Partnership, will present four sessions with school superintendents and an employer to showcase successful education and business partnerships. Wiley Smith from Kansas Works will present best practices in workforce preparation. Tony Cortez, Steven Anderson and Ed Conard, all from ACT® along with employers, site administrators, partner agencies, WorkKeys® users and Dept. of CareerTech staff will share best practices, tips, takeaways, next steps and more. Find the breakout sessions you want to attend on the OKCRC At-a-Glance

OKCRC Annual Conference

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Francis Tuttle Reno Campus, 7301 W. Reno Avenue, Oklahoma City

There is no conference fee to attend. Register online at https://crcconference2016.eventbrite.com/.  Please bring your registration confirmation to the conference.

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

OKCRC Annual Conference Updates

It's almost ready . . . the At-a-Glance. Stay tuned and while you are waiting, be sure and register for the conference at

Location change this year--Francis Tuttle Reno Campus, 7301 W. Reno Avenue (just across the street and 1/4 mile east of the Outlet Shoppes of Oklahoma City)

We will have speakers from Missouri and Oklahoma, best practices, sessions for educators, employers, site administrators, workforce staff, economic developers and of course, sessions by ACT staffEd Conard, Tony Cortez and Steve Anderson.   

New this yearconference prizes. Winners will be announced at the conference closing session and must be present to collect the prize.

Monday, August 29, 2016

OKCRC Annual Conference Brochure and Online Registration

Please share the OKCRC Annual Conference brochure with your co-workers, partner agency staff, local employers, workforce and economic development staff.

OKCRC Annual Conference Brochure

OKCRC Annual Conference Registration

At-a-Glance and Conference Program will post when available.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

OKCRC Annual Conference

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

8:30 a.m. –  4 p.m.

Francis Tuttle Reno Campus

7301 W. Reno Avenue, Oklahoma City

Strands will include:
  • Basics
  • Best Practices
  • Business
  • Economic and Community Development
  • OK Career Guide

There is no conference fee to attend.
Breakfast is available for purchase at the Reno Café.
Continental items from 7:45 – 8:15 a.m.
Hot breakfast from 9:30-9:45 a.m.
Lunch is on your own.
New this year--Closing session with conference prizes!

Stayed tuned for the online registration, At-a-glance and conference program!


Thursday, July 28, 2016

CRC and WorkKeys at CareerTech Summer Conference

Monday, August 1, Cox Convention Center:
The OKCRC booth is #823.  Exhibits are open from 7:30 a.m. through 3:30 p.m. Site administrators please come by and pick up "Next Steps" to distribute with certificates.

Tuesday, August 2, Student Services Divisional Session at Moore Norman South Penn Campus:
The WorkKeys/OKCRC breakout session is at 10:45 a.m. in Room 205. Let's get this school year started off with good times and discussion!

Tuesday, August 2, Post-Secondary Adult and Career Education (PACE) Divisional Session at Embassy Suites Medical Center, 741 N. Phillips Avenue:
Judee Snodderly, Executive Director of Miami Area Economic Development and the Ottawa County CWRC team will present a breakout session on Ottawa County's journey to becoming the first ACT Certified Work Ready Community in Oklahoma at 1:15 p.m.

CareerTech Summer Conference information

Monday, July 25, 2016

ACT Validus System

Last week the ACT Validus System delivery was down for a period of time.  If your site experienced service delivery outage while giving the WorkKeys assessments, please complete the
WorkKeys Internet Version Refund Request Form and submit to Susan Kuzmic at susan.kuzmic@careertech.ok.gov.  I will complete the form and submit to ACT for credit.  Thank you!