American Graduate: Getting To Work

American Graduate is a public media initiative funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting to help local communities across America better understand and shape the changing face of our workforce. Through American Graduate, public media, with its unique position as a trusted resource and important partner in local communities, provides a critical platform to shine a light on pathways to graduation and successful student outcomes.

Together, WVXU and CET are working with national, state, and community-based partners to raise awareness by creating local content on all facets of workplace development. You can follow our coverage of the wide variety of issues involving workplace development through the Cincinnati Edition discussions below.

American Graduate: Getting to Work is a public media initiative made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

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Unemployment is the lowest it's been in more than a decade, yet approximately 65 million Americans are in low-paid service jobs.

CPS Expanding Its Career Pathway

Aug 13, 2018
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Enrolled, enlisted and employed. Cincinnati Public Schools Superintendent Laura Mitchell says the district is taking a focus on the three Es. During the annual State of the Schools address, Mitchell laid out a new partnership with local organizations, including the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber, meant to help prepare students for graduation and beyond.

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A high school diploma is a necessary step in a young person's journey to a more secure future. But recent studies show postsecondary education has become increasingly essential, whether that education comes from a two-year or four-year degree, trade school, or a career and technical certificate program.   

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May 7 through May 11 has been designated In-Demand Jobs Week in Ohio, a celebration of jobs, industries and skills that are most in-demand in the state. Career opportunities continue to increase in healthcare, transportation, engineering, information technology and several other industries. And many of the jobs available don't require a four-year college degree.

In Demand Jobs Week – May 7 -11, 2018

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In-Demand Jobs Week is a statewide celebration of jobs, industries and skills that are in-demand in Ohio. Throughout Southwest Ohio, students, job-seekers, employers and educators can attend events to learn more about these fast-growing career fields.