futurePREP'd Academy is a unique public/private partnership between the Ottawa Area Intermediate School District, local school districts, colleges/universities, economic development Agencies, chambers of commerce and businesses/organizations.
futurePREP'd Academy is currently being implemented within seven school districts and six companies from across the southern part of the Ottawa area within western Michigan through a collaboration between the Ottawa Area Intermediate School District, Lakeshore Advantage, the West Coast Chamber and the Model Communities Initiatives.
In the Media
New Partnership Program Connects School to Career for Area Students (Holland Sentinel, 11/3/13)
Supplier Envy: Southern States Set Sights on Michgan's Auto Suppliers (MiBiz, 10/27/13)
Students Take Part in Summer IChallengeU Career Development Program to Enhance Business Skills (Holland Sentinel, 7/11/13)