Top Stories - March 2017

"Dirty Jobs" Mike Rowe Speaks to Congress to Discuss Strengthening Career and Technical Education
As Congress prepares to consider a new bill on career and technical education Rowe discussed how CTE and skilled trade professions need a PR makeover "to make work cool again."

School district in Kankakee, IL Believes College and Career Readiness Begins in Preschool
Kankakee School District begins career conversations in elementary school so students have a chance to explore a variety of fields as they reach adulthood. The district feels students are more prepared for the transition to the workforce if these conversations start as early as 5-years-old.