Mark your calendars for the 2012 National Career Clusters™ Institute at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC. This legendary hotel is known internationally and is a grand presence in the DC landscape. Since 1930, the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC has played host to presidents, world leaders and inaugural balls, making it a true historic Washington landmark.
Located in one of the most influential cities of the world, this grand luxury hotel offers a resort atmosphere and a personal taste of politics, culture, art and music at its best. The four-diamond Omni Shoreham Hotel is nestled on 11 acres in picturesque Rock Creek Park in northwest Washington, DC and is within walking distance of the National Zoo.
The meeting rooms are grand, the rooms luxurious, the amenities are outstanding – all adding up to the most exciting Institute ever!
- The Omni Shoreham hotel, site of the 2012 Institute, is at 2500 Calvert Street NW (at Connecticut Ave.)
Washington, DC 20008 Phone: (202) 234-0700, Fax: (202) 265-7972.
- The Institute Opening General Session begins at 1 p.m. on June 18, 2012, and the Closing General Session ends at Noon on June 20, 2012
- You can make your online reservations NOW
- Bookend a vacation along with the meeting: Local Information and the Washington DC Convention and Visitors Web site
- The pool is awesome – June can be very hot and humid in DC, so a cool dip in the pool in the evening sounds great!
Highlights for the 10th National Career Clusters™ Institute include the latest release of the validated Career Clusters™ knowledge and skills statements, green/sustainability knowledge and skills, updated Career Clusters™ crosswalks, and insight into the Common Career Technical Core.
General registration is set to go live January 23, 2012. Information about registration rates are shared ONLINE. You can make your hotel reservations now. Attendees can register with a Purchase Order from their educational institution. You will be able to register as an individual, or get a group discount if you register a team of 5 or more.
The theme for the 2012 Institute is Setting a New Standard. This exciting event brings together educators from middle school, secondary, and postsecondary levels, school counseling, state education leadership, along with workforce development, business and industry experts, and economic development representatives to gain insight, hear strategies, and plan efforts for coordinating the implementation of aligned educational delivery in communities and states.
Ramona Schescke, Member Services Manager
Learn more: National Career Clusters Institute General Information