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    T.I.E.S. Conference

    - Together In Education for Success -

     

    The T.I.E.S. Conference for male students is focused on preparing participants for post-secondary exploration and transition into the workforce through interactions with leading male professionals and representatives from local and area institutions of higher education.

    T.I.E.S. utilizes current labor market trend data as well as other pertinent information from the Texas Workforce Commission and the Texas Education Agency to provide participants with relevant experiences that follow local and state educational requirements. Career areas of focus for T.I.E.S. include, but are not limited to, agriculture, coding, criminal justice, education, engineering, health science, and the military.

    The event also highlights the impact ties to family, school, and community have on the success of college and career choices. Additionally, students gain a better understanding of financial literacy and its impact on their adult lives.

    In order to better serve our maie students, T.I.E.S. Conferences are held in the Rio Grande Valley and at Texas A&M International University in Laredo, Texas.

    Since its inception, T.I.E.S. has had an impact on over 2,000 elementary, middle, and high school male students in the Region One area.