JAG Alumni Highlight – Donald Gerhart

Donald Gerhart’s journey has brought him full circle. A former JAG Arizona student at Tolleson High School, Donald used JAG as a stepping stone to a successful 17-year career in the Air Force. After retiring, he found his way back to JAG as a Coordinator and math teacher at Cooper Canyon High School. Encouraged by … Read more

Dubuque Hempstead students earn 3rd place in national iJAG competition

BY ELIZABETH KELSEY elizabeth.kelsey@thmedia.com A trio of Dubuque Hempstead students recently were named national finalists in a competition through a career development program that asked them to find solutions for an inequity in their community. Seniors Kialah Hill and Ava Runde and junior Laila Saunders took third place in the Lifting Our Voices for Equity … Read more


  2nd ANNUAL JOBS FOR AMERICA’S GRADUATES NATIONAL CAREER DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE CONCLUDES SUCCESSFULLY IN ORLANDO WITH NEW NATIONAL CAREER OFFICERS ELECTED AND 11 COMPETITION WINNERS Students from 24 States Competed in 11 Competitions.  Alabama Takes Home First Place in Most Categories; Two Students from Arizona Elected as NCA Officers. Alexandria, Va., April 27, 2023: More … Read more

JNCG cuts ribbon on new site at Asheboro High School

by Courier-Tribune staff Apr 18, 2023 Updated Apr 21, 2023 SHEBORO — Communities In Schools’ “Jobs for North Carolina’s Graduates” program now has a new site at Asheboro High School, thanks to generous support from Toyota. State Sen. Amy Galey, R-Alamance, whose district includes part of Randolph County, representatives from Toyota and community leaders joined the organization … Read more

A letter from a JAG Parent

We don’t get many parent testimonials so this one is special in many ways so we would like to share it with everyone. Thank you to the mother who wrote such sweet words! We are thrilled to see our programs creating/supporting those in our communities! April 14, 2023 To: DCPS Board Re: The positive impact … Read more

NCDC 2023 Livestream!

It’s Grand Awards Day! Tune in at 7 PM to find out who is this year’s National Career Development Conference champions. Thank you to all the students and judges for your participation in this year’s #NCDC! NCDC Live Link: https://thinkcybis.com/nca-live/