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CLEVELAND, OHIO, October 15, 2015 — Tools for Schools™ (TFS) announced that company founder Mark C. Perna will present a preconference workshop at ACTE’s CareerTech VISION 2015 Conference in New Orleans, LA. Titled “How to Enroll, Retain, and Graduate More of the Right Millennials — Now!”, the presentation will take place 8:00-12:00PM on Thursday, November 19, 2015.

Mr. Perna, a proud member of ACTE, has many years of experience helping schools, districts, businesses, and state organizations nationwide increase enrollment, retention, and performance with Generation Y and Z students in today’s competitive educational marketplace.

In his VISION presentation, dynamic speaker and recognized education expert Mr. Perna will share many newly pioneered national best practices, including the TFS Education with Purpose™ philosophy, the Light at the End of the Tunnel strategy, key generational insights, the TFS Career Tree™ strategy and classroom tool, and other subjects relevant to 21st-century educators. The material is designed to benefit personnel in all areas of education, including high school and college administrators, teachers, and critical support staff members.

Touted as the career and technical education (CTE) event of the year, CareerTech VISION 2015 is hosted by the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE), the largest national education association dedicated to the advancement of education that prepares youth and adults for careers. The conference represents the largest annual gathering of CTE professionals in the United States and features 300+ CTE sessions, a comprehensive expo, and networking opportunities. At the expo, the TFS team will host Booth #624 to demonstrate products and services of interest to CTE educators.

Interested parties may register for the 2015 ACTE CareerTech VISION Conference here.

About Mark C. Perna and TFS
TFS, whose mission is to share and support its clients’ desire to make a difference, is a full-service strategic consulting firm founded by national workforce development expert Mark C. Perna. Mark, a noted voice on Generations Y and Z, has many years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies and has devoted his career to education and workforce training. At TFS, Mark heads an energetic team of talented professionals who share his vision of making a bigger difference, working with educators and employers of all sizes nationwide to deliver significant gains in recruitment, retention, and performance rates.