Changing Workforce / STEM Education / Career Development

With enrollment in tech ed on the rise, Michigan manufacturers partner with schools

By the Holland (MI) Sentinel

Feb 26, 2018

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Enrollment in career and technical education programs has risen almost five percent in Michigan since 2015, with 109,055 students enrolled in these programs in 2017, compared to 104,038 in 2015.

At a time when manufacturers are left scrambling for employees, local manufacturing companies have taken to forming partnerships with local schools to serve as a pipeline into the industry.

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