Educator Boot Camp

Educators are one of the most important influencers of today’s youth and our Boot Camp provides a one-of-a-kind learning experience focused on exploring in-demand jobs and the plethora of opportunities right here in Putnam County! You will make personal connections with major employers in Putnam County, learn about modern manufacturing, and gain a thorough understanding of the skills, training and education young people need to obtain and succeed in future careers.

Our request is simple: take these experiences back to your classrooms! Space limited to 22 educators. 100% participation required on all dates.


  • 3 college credit hours. Most years educators pay $100 and the remainder is paid through a grant.
  • Interactive visits at six manufacturing companies in Putnam County
  • Relationship building for you and your school by connecting with top level company leaders
  • Learning ways to enhance classroom career exploration activities for any grade
  • Community Connections’ activity introducing you to local student/family/career resources