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K-12 - Resource Links

K-12 Resource Links How This Resource Can Help
https://www.jobcorps.gov/ A program administered by the United States Department of Labor that offers free-of-charge education and vocational training to young men and women ages 16 to 24. 
Industry Recruiting Websites provide examples of potential wages, videos, career pathways, job descriptions, etc. AGC of America offers chapters a generic “BuildXXX” template
www.acteonline.org Assoc. for Career and Technical Education – the association for our industry’s educators
dwd.wisconsin.gov/youthapprenticeship/programs.htm Youth Apprenticeship Programs are critical to connecting students to career pathways
tcsg.edu/fordualcredit.php Dual Enrollment in Technical Schools/Community Colleges allows students the opportunity to learn a skill (often while achieving post-secondary credit AND a portable credential)
Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JD6f9ZS8olM New Loan programs (GA) allowing students to get grants or low-interest loans for technical education
www.buildwisconsin.com/sites/default/files/Job%20Shadow%20Flyer%20with%20Signup.pdf Job Shadow Program offers hands-on experience to multiple construction careers
www.acementor.org ACE Mentor is a High School Mentor program; traditional focus on connecting students to 4 yr. programs, but some locations has expanded to incl skilled trades
cefga.org Construction Education Foundation of GA has multiple partners to support training programs and encourage students to consider construction careers.
skillsusa.org SkillsUSA is a student based organization for technical skills
www.pltw.org Project Lead the Way is an engineering based curriculum available in high schools