Community Connection Series: Virtual Conversation on Career Academies

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Join us for our Community Connection Series discussion on Career Academies.

About this Event

As a valued United Way partner, you’re invited to our next virtual Community Connection Series where you’ll learn more about Career Academies, our innovative, wealth building strategy for youth.

Career Academies partners with 16 school districts across the state to build equity-centered career pathways for students in 9th to 12th grade, which provides access to rigorous and relevant curriculum; meaningful and supportive work experiences; and college credits. Our work focuses on eliminating college debt and unlocking jobs that pay $25 per hour so young people can take their place of leadership within their communities. Join us to hear from partners who will present insights highlighting the benefits Career Academies brings to our youth.

Speakers:

• Dr. Joe Gothard, Superintendent, St. Paul Public Schools

• Dr. Kyle Hartung, Associate Vice President, Jobs for the Future

• Sareen Dunleavy Keenan, Senior Program Officer, Career Academies

When: November 18 from 1 – 2 PM

Where: Online. We will send virtual meeting information to registered attendees 24 hours prior to event.

Space is limited. RSVP through Eventbrite by November 16.

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Wed, Nov 18
1:00p.m. - 2:00p.m.
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