The Connecticut State College & Universities system received a grant from the US Department of Labor to strengthen the state’s advanced manufacturing industry. As part of that effort, a broad Stakeholder Coalition of employers, associations and educators joined together to explore ways to increase the number of manufacturing instructors in classrooms and labs.
Borrow My Glasses, LLC, was contracted to evaluate the viability of tapping industry retirees and other experienced employees to serve as instructors, preparing the next generation entering the advanced manufacturing field and benefiting the industry as a whole. This report includes the final evaluation results and recommendations.
Date: September 2018