Rodney Robinson is best known for his work with students in colleges and public schools in the Lakelands Region. From Piedmont Tech to Greenwood to McCormick, Robinson has impacted the lives of young people for over twenty-five years. Recently, he was given the opportunity to share his experiences and expertise with a group of school counselors, career specialists and social service workers during a professional development workshop sponsored by the Pee Dee Education Center in Florence, SC.
During a session entitled, "Education and Careers for a Positive Future", Robinson helped participants build skills in relationship building, communication and instructional strategies aimed at working with poor and disadvantaged students. He also shared career awareness and exploration resources in a fun and interactive session. Participants remarked at the educational, inspirational and motivational impact the session had on their professional practice. Robinson, of TRAIN UP Professional Development Services, can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.