Connecting education, community and economic development.
Developing and communicating best practices and initiatives that support career and education goals from Pre-Kindergarten through College Graduation (P-16).
Promoting awareness of educational needs and developing leadership skills of stakeholders and Education Alliance members.
Strengthening Education Through Business and Community Partnerships
We are all in this together. As a business, you are concerned about the continuity of your organization. You need to find talented and skilled employees, consumers that can afford your product/service, and shareholders/stakeholders to ensure your survival. We need responsible contributors to ensure our vitality as a community. Each of us can play a role in the success of our students and future employees.Read More
Advocacy, Leadership, and Resource Development
Our Approach & Impact
Resources are finite. We recognize there is an opportunity cost when resources are provided. We are sensitive to our Partners' needs and are diligent in providing the ROI necessary to develop sustainable, long-term relationships with Washoe County schools.
Using Washoe County Data
To Fuel Our Economy
With 64,000 students in the Washoe County School District and another 45,000+ at Truckee Meadows Community College and the University of Nevada, Reno, the conversation is not whether or not we have the labor pool to meet the needs of our economy; the conversation is how do we equip our youth with the desired knowledge and skill development to position themselves for the employment opportunities that exist? You are invited to be a part of that conversation.Learn More
Make a Difference
We Need You!
Share your expertise, speak in a classroom, read to a child, host an intern, open your doors to a site visit and tour, review curriculum, pool resources, and share the responsibility to help elevate the educational environment in our community. There are many meaningful ways to invest in knowledge and truly make an impact!Learn More
December 22, 2016
Every year the students at Glenn Duncan Elementary School make a special trip to visit their Partner in Education - The Washoe County Manager's office. They share their beautiful voices with them, captivating the employees with holiday classics. Enjo