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Lesly - Career Academies Student
Lesly Destination: Diploma to Degree (D3)
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Lesly - Career Academies Student
Career Academies gave me confidence. Now I can go up in front of my high school class and read my assignment.
Gloria of Career Academies
Gloria Bloomington’s Career & College Academy
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Gloria of Career Academies
My dream is to one day be a pediatrician, have a family, and be able to visit and help my parents and my country of birth — the Ivory Coast.
Technician working on a classic car that is hoisted on a lift
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Technician working on a classic car that is hoisted on a lift
It is important that we hold the truth that a large percentage of our young people are working jobs that help support their family. This means that paid work takes priority.
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Mike and Paulette Vande Logt
Mike and Paulette Vande Logt Investing in the American Dream
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Mike and Paulette Vande Logt
'We have a lot of division in our country right now, but we can all agree that the best solution for the challenges we have is good jobs.' Centered on building pathways to zero college debt and $25-per-hour jobs, 10,000+ students – half Students of Color – have enrolled in Career Academies since 2015. In essence, it is the American dream.