JOBS for AMERICA'S GRADUATES
SHRM Foundation Grants $155,000
Governor Bullock Announces $30,...
Holcomb Talks Talent Connections
No Kid Hungry - JETS
SHRM Foundation Grants $155,000
SHRM Foundation Grants $155,00...
Governor Bullock Announces $30,000 for Middle School...
Grant will establish Jobs for...
Holcomb Talks Talent Connections
By Dan McGowan, Senior Writer/...
No Kid Hungry - JETS
“Enlightenment, Engagement, an...

About JAG

Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) is a state-based national non-profit organization dedicated to preventing dropouts among young people who have serious barriers to graduation and/or employment.  In more than three decades of operation, JAG has delivered consistent, compelling results – helping over one million young people stay in school through graduation, pursue postsecondary education and secure quality entry-level jobs leading to career advancement opportunities.

 

 

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SHRM Foundation Grants $155,000

SHRM Foundation Grants $155,000 to Jobs for America’s Graduates and Launches Pilot Program Connecting Students with HR Professionals

Helping to prepare high school students for jobs part of SHRM’s
focus on the skills gap

 

Governor Bullock Announces $30,000 for Middle School Entrepreneurship Program

Grant will establish Jobs for Montana’s Graduates program, provide students with career readiness skills and experiences

 

GREAT FALLS – Governor Steve Bullock today announced a $30,000 grant from AT&T to create a Jobs for Montana’s Graduates (JMG) student-run entrepreneurship program at East Middle School that will help students develop the skills to transition from the classroom to the workplace.

Holcomb Talks Talent Connections

By Dan McGowan, Senior Writer/Reporter

No Kid Hungry - JETS

“Enlightenment, Engagement, and Empowerment” is the slogan of the Jennings School District. Through the implementation of these values, Jennings has created a national reputation as an innovator that provides wrap around services to both the students and community residents. In this same spirit, the students of the JETS building has been helping members of the Jennings community with food insecurity since 2012 by running our very own food pantry. Currently JETS students provide food packages for between 70 and 100 families bi-monthly.

2018 JAG Thought Leader Event Live Stream

Jobs for America's Graduates' 12th annual National Thought Leader Event will be held at Gallup Headquarters in Washington, DC, October 29th from 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM. Governor Eric Holcomb, Chair of the JAG Board of Directors will be hosting this event that will be on creating Big Solutions for Big Problems.

GATE College System

JAG and GATE both believe that every student deserves to be confident and competent when it comes to building pathways to post-graduation success.

Now it's your turn to bring this important solution to busy students needing a little help. With GATE, you can ensure all students in need of a little extra help aspire.

Confidence comes from motivation and inspiration. Competence comes from information and preparation.

Governor Sununu Recognizes JAG-NH

When New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu today recognized New Hampshire Jobs for America’s Graduates (NH-JAG) for its growth and outstanding student outcomes, he was not just talking numbers.  He was talking people.

Jobs for Florida Graduates helps develop potential workforce in Putnam County

By Brandon D. Oliver
Palatka Daily News
 
A program at Putnam County high schools is helping students learn job and life skills to help them give back to their community, and a teacher and guidance counselor involved with the program wants to make local businesses aware of it. 
 
This is the second school year Jobs for Florida Graduates is at Palatka, Interlachen and Crescent City high schools. 
 

Jennings HS JAG Helps Meals for Millions

On Saturday, August 25, 2018 - Missouri JAG Students along with Dr. Theresa L. Badgett/JAG Specialist from Jennings High School participated in the Meals for a Million co-operative food packaging event for the entire St. Louis region. The goal is to produce one million dried non-perishable meals to be distributed to starving people in the St. Louis area and international countries. Two nutritional formulas (Fortified Rice & Beans and Instant Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal) will be packaged in sealed pouches. Each sealed pouch provides a complete meal for six children (or four adults).

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