U.S. manufacturers struggling to find workers turning to high schools

LEOPOLD, Ind., Dec. 4 (UPI) — Across America, manufacturing companies in desperate need of skilled labor are turning to a previously untapped pool — high school students. The quickly growing trend is especially prevalent in Midwestern states where, though manufacturing is strong, companies are struggling to hire enough workers to maintain production level. Click Here to read more.

EWIN Grant Recipient: RTV6 Story – Students work as nurses to gain real-world experience

Today’s kindergartners who will graduate high school in 2031 may not recognize the labor market. For those in school now, there is a push to connect the classroom with a career. It’s a dose of reality for those working on their future. With an aging population and a growing demand for nurses, students from Crispus Attucks High School are stepping outside the classroom and going to an American Senior Communities facility in Indianapolis instead.  Click Here to read more.

GCHS Receives Pathways Grant

GREENSBURG — The Greensburg Community School Corporation announced at this week’s school board meeting the local schools system has received a grant to develop a healthcare graduation pathway. Read More.