Work Certificates Part of High School Experience In Northwest Arkansas
Teachers Hope to Link Jobs, Certifications
Posted: January 27, 2014 at 5 a.m.
Food safety is joining the lineup of high school classes in Rogers this fall as a way to get students a certificate that can lead to the workplace.
AT A GLANCE
How Many Arkansas Students Get Technical Training?
The Arkansas Department of Career and Technical Education oversees classes that prepare students for work in area ranging from computers to building trades. There were 138,428 high school students enrolled in Arkansas schools in the 2012-13 school year, according to department records. Of those students, 101,950 took at least one class from the department.
Source: Arkansas Department Of Career And Technical Education
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