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Are Apprenticeships All They’re Cracked Up To Be?

JLF's Terry Stoops assesses the data as apprenticeships gain steam among policymakers

From Terry Stoops:

Recently, both the North Carolina General Assembly and the Trump administration have earned praise by announcing plans to expand and strengthen apprenticeship and workforce development programs.  Nevertheless, apprenticeships are far from a foolproof way to address deficiencies in the workforce.  Before the state and federal government commit to a long-term investment in apprenticeships, they should consider the various shortcomings of work-based programs.

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Donna came to the John Locke Foundation in January 2003 after freelance writing for Carolina Journal and contributing to projects for the North Carolina Education Alliance. He...

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