Educators Work with Local Business to Bring Real-World into the Classroom

For its third summer, the Educator in the Manufacturing Workplace program is bringing educators and local businesses together to bring real-world skills into the classroom through contextualized learning.  Sponsored by the Oh-Penn Manufacturing Collaborative with funds from a U.S. Department of Labor Workforce Innovation Fund grant, the program allows lo local educators the opportunity to gain hands-on experience…

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Manufacturing Readiness Program Helps Individuals Gain Manufacturing Credentials and Careers

Applications are being accepted for a seven-week Manufacturing Readiness Program that will provide individuals with one-on-one career guidance, training, credentials, and the opportunity to interview with local employers. The daytime program will take place from May 26th – July 10th in Lawrence County.  Valued at over $4,000, this program will be provided to eligible individuals…

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Rebuilding America Series

Business and civic leaders, educators and policymakers of all backgrounds share concerns over the relentless erosion of America’s middle class and growing polarization of incomes. Most decry the loss of middle-class jobs and fear the corrosive effects such trends might wreak on the nation if left unchecked. At the heart of the issue is an…

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