Month: August 2017

Construction trades camp held for area students

Midland, Michigan, August 2017 – For the fourth year in a row the Greater Michigan Construction Academy (GMCA) along with the Midland County Educational Service Agency (ESA) conducted a construction trades camp for area middle and high school students. Two groups of students came to the GMCA Midland training facility where they were given basic instruction […]

State Funding of Private Training Program for Skilled Trade OK’d

Midland, Michigan, August 2, 2017 – A recent decision by Michigan Department of Education that supports the collaboration of school districts with private training academies will help improve Michigan’s workforce education gap, says Greater Michigan Construction Academy (GMCA). “We appreciate the MDE’s review of the academy’s funding in order to ensure that state money is appropriately […]