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By Todd Skocki
One of the biggest impediments for jobseekers in today’s competitive market is thelack of sufficient educational and acade...
Fortunately, an educational solution such asJobCorps is specifically designed for youth witheconomic challenges. JobCorps ...
This extra training is invaluable for at-riskstudents who may fall through the cracks inthe public education system. It be...
Todd Skocki is currently a CorporatePrograms Manager working directly with theimplementation of educational programswithin...
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The importance of providing education to at risk youth by todd skocki

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One of the biggest impediments for job seekers in today’s competitive market is the lack of sufficient educational and academic credentials, particularly a high school diploma. This can be especially difficult for those who come from low-income families.

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The importance of providing education to at risk youth by todd skocki

  1. 1. By Todd Skocki
  2. 2. One of the biggest impediments for jobseekers in today’s competitive market is thelack of sufficient educational and academiccredentials, particularly a high schooldiploma. This can be especially difficult forthose who come from low-income families.
  3. 3. Fortunately, an educational solution such asJobCorps is specifically designed for youth witheconomic challenges. JobCorps offers thesestudents the opportunity to receive free tutoringto assist them in earning their GeneralEducational Development diplomas and inpassing the Adult Basic Education test. Studentsare provided supplementary education in 24areas, including reading, math, science, andwriting. Additional academic support is providedfor students who are enrolled in online highschool courses.
  4. 4. This extra training is invaluable for at-riskstudents who may fall through the cracks inthe public education system. It benefits notonly the students, but also society as a whole.
  5. 5. Todd Skocki is currently a CorporatePrograms Manager working directly with theimplementation of educational programswithin the Job Corps community.

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