News - - Apprenticeship And Job Training: One piece of the community college proposal that could have currency among Republicans is the apprenticeship and job training component, which seeks to more closely align what students learn in class to the skills major employers in the community need. The administration has already spent $2 billion on the Trade Adjustment Community College and Career Training program, which they say shows early signs of success. And Speaker John Boehner became something of a broken record touting Republican-backed jobs bills in the lead up to the midterm elections, so there’s a chance Republicans could be willing to work on expanding the program. Read More At: http://thinkprogress.org/election/2015/01/20/3613464/these-are-the-state-of-the-union-ideas-that-might-actually-go-somewhere/



- - Volume: 3 - WEEK: 4 Date: 1/21/2015 10:12:16 AM -