Career Technical Education http://ripr.org en Class notes: education and the state of the union http://ripr.org/post/class-notes-education-and-state-union <p></p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 14:21:44 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 10411 at http://ripr.org Class notes: education and the state of the union Career training program at risk http://ripr.org/post/career-training-program-risk <p></p><p>Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressman Jim Langevin are asking the Federal Labor Department to reverse an enrollment freeze at Job Corps, a technical training and GED program with sites around the country, including Exeter, Rhode Island.</p><p>In a letter, a group of 17 senators say the freeze will have an adverse effect on thousands of young people.</p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 14:06:17 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 9455 at http://ripr.org Career training program at risk