Rethinking High School: President Obama Announces New Youth CareerConnect Grants

“How do we start making high school … more interesting, more exciting, more relevant to young people?” That’s the idea behind the Youth CareerConnect grant program, which President Obama discussed this morning during his visit to Bladensburg High School in Prince George’s County, Maryland. In his remarks, the President announced that Bladensburg High was part of a three-school team in Prince George’s County that won a $7 million Youth CareerConnect grant. Full story of youth career connect Read More