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#Spotlight on Education | #Workforce Development | #Apprenticeships

Spotlight on Education | Apprenticeships | Russell DuBose and Heath Hendrix

Following a successful six-year initiative, American Graduate, focused on increasing the high school graduation rate in Alabama, Alabama Public Television and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), launched a new phase of this project in 2018 called American Graduate: Getting to Work. APT is partnering with schools and businesses to help prepare students with the skill sets and training needed to be part of the new workforce, especially in high-demand fields. An extensive set of resources can be found at Included on the website are videos about students who have found their way to careers thanks to various innovative school programs, job apprenticeships, and other career training.