The DeKalb Virtual Career Academy (DVCA) is a cooperative effort by DeKalb County Government, DeKalb County School District, Georgia Piedmont Technical College, WorkSource DeKalb, and various public and private partners. The virtual curriculum will offer academic enrichment courses and life skills and job readiness training in a structured virtual learning environment. Additionally, motivational speakers will engage, educate and inspire participating youth.
Produced by DCTV (DeKalb County Television) Channel 23, this video highlights the 2020 DeKalb County Virtual Career Academy. Additional Information: DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond, the DeKalb Board of Commissioners and WorkSource DeKalb partnered together in 2017 to launch DeKalb Works. This program employs more than 400 DeKalb residents.