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Preparing for Career Success

As this report highlights, simply graduating from high school is no longer an option. As jobs traditionally held by high school graduates decline and wages diminish, it is imperative that students make completing high school a priority.

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Morning Memo: Resources for STEM and Help with College Deadlines

Today's clips highlight how higher education, business and philanthropy are increasing efforts to support STEM grads, links to programs and resources to encourage more students to consider STEM through early exposure and we also feature a great tool for helping Massachusetts students keep track of college deadlines.

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10 Things to Know: Early Interventions for College Success

Join Future Ready Massachusetts and the MetroWest College Planning Center for our webinar series Dialogues on Post-Secondary Preparation and Success. Our first webinar 10 Things to Know: Early Interventions for College Success takes place on Wednesday October 18 from 12pm-1pm. Sign up for the webinar

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Why Should You Care About Safety?

Why should a graduating high school senior care about safety if they are not going into the trades?  After all, these students are hoping to go into a work world where they will be protected. In 2015 the Bureau of Labor Statics (BLS) reported over 2,900,000 recordable nonfatal injuries and illnesses in private industry.

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