Business & Education #ConnExton

The mission of the Business & Education #Connexton (BEC) is to unite the skills and experiences of local industry and educational agencies to prepare Chester County’s future workforce.

Representatives from DASD, WCASD, Collegium Charter School, Technical College High School Brandywine and Member businesses meet monthly to collaborate to provide resources that meet the needs of students in the region.  They meet in the Chamber office at 8:00 am on the fourth Wednesday of the month.

Take a virtual tour of the program. The ten minute video was created by a 10th grade DASD student.


Exton Region CC BEP Luncheon on Biteable.


Benefits of Participation
  • Local businesses reap the benefits of a better prepared workforce.
  • Local businesses can identify and recruit future employees for their businesses.
  • Businesses and educators gain better perspectives and appreciation for each other’s profession.
  • Teachers and students experience first-hand the local business world.
  • Students engage in work that is relevant and practical.
  • Teachers can bring activities to the classroom that integrate practical learning experiences.


This Council meets in the Chamber office from 8 AM to 9 AM on the fourth Wednesday of every month.  Email to join.