As Election Day approaches in the Maryland, a candidate for Montgomery County Executive and one for Governor of Maryland join us for the Politics Hour.
Nationwide, schools are facing pressure to prepare their students not just for college but for the workforce. What does the movement to provide “real world” experience in the classroom look like locally? How are schools helping students form a career plan and what programs are available to prepare them in the workforce before high school graduation? Kojo discusses with local educators from Virginia and Maryland.
American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen, a public media initiative made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
- Catherine Steinmetz Coordinator, Arlington Tech
- Alice Buckley Student, Arlington Tech
- Lateefah Durant Officer, College & Career Readiness and Innovative Programs at Prince George's County Public Schools
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