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Common Ground award
New JTED Campus Lands
Common Ground Award

The new JTED Innovative Learning Center @ The Bridges won a Pima Metropolitan Alliance 2019 Common Ground Award Friday, Nov. 1. Pima JTED's new campus was one of 20 finalists and 10 awardees honored. According to the MPA, the Common Ground Award recognizes community leaders, projects and events with successful collaboration for the overall benefit of the community. Pima JTED cited its partnerships with BFL Construction, Bourn Companies, WSM Architects, Wells Fargo Bank, Tucson Unified School District, Council Member Richard Fimbres, County Supervisor Ramon Valadez, The Rotary Club of Tucson, and the neighborhood associations of South Park, Las Vistas, Western Hills II, and Pueblo Gardens. The campus is being built at 3300 South Park Ave., and will open in August 2020. 

Students who are interested in enrolling in programs at the new Pima JTED Innovative Learning Center @ The Bridges are encouraged to complete an interest survey available on the Pima JTED website. Programs being offered include: 

  • 3D Animation/Virtual Reality and Game Design
  • Automation/Robotics - Logistics Optics and AI
  • Air Transportation - FAA Drone Operator
  • Business Start-Up/Entrepreneurship
  • Culinary and Nutritional Arts/Restaurant Management
  • Cybersecurity/Artificial Intelligence
  • Engineering - Aerospace and Mining Technology
  • Healthcare Foundations
  • Licensed Nursing Assistant
  • Medical Assistant. 
Dr. Kevin Fleming Delivers Competitive Advantage
Best-selling author and international keynote speaker inspires local educators

Pima JTED and Kevin Fleming

For the sake of our economy, Dr. Fleming advocates for parents and educators to give students a competitive advantage by encouraging students to gain academic knowledge and technical skills in an area that they enjoy. View his latest YouTube video:  Success in the New Economy Future Built  

Dental Assisting, Diesel Programs at Santa Rita
TUSD officials, students hold ribbon-cutting ceremony for newly renovated facility 

New Opportunities at Santa Rita High School

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Curious about our JTED programs? Prospective students, parents, and school counselors have an opportunity to learn more about our programs before enrolling in a class. Tune in to our Meet the Teacher Series and listen in as we go to the head of the class in each episode. 

Learn about new trends in Career and Technical Education, and Pima JTED's plans for the future in our Career & Tech Talk Series. 

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