Youth apprenticeship program in Cleveland helps fill massive worker shortage in manufacturing industry
News 5 Cleveland
Through the program, local high students attend class at Lorain County Community College or Cuyahoga Community College twice a week. Plus, they begin a two-year paid internship in their junior year. Then they go full-time in the summer. And there’s usually a job offer upon graduation.
Commentary: As pressure to upskill grows, 5 models emerge
As the market evolves, we’re seeing five distinct categories — on-ramps, upskilling, reskilling, outskilling and education as a benefit — that each have their own particular business proposition.
NAACP endorses consolidating Connecticut community colleges
New Haven Register
The Connecticut branch of one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation officially has endorsed a plan that would consolidate the state’s community colleges into a single institution.