The Senate Committee on Education and Health is meeting tomorrow morning and House Bill 544 is on their agenda. 

HB544: Permits each local school board to establish Work Partnerships with local businesses to create opportunities for students to participate in apprenticeship, internship, or job shadow programs. 

Call To Action:

Call or email members of the Senate Committee on Education and Health today to voice your support for House Bill 544.

Senate Committee on Education and Health

Talking Points:
  1. College has become very expensive and may not be a viable option for some individuals. 
  2. High school graduates and other young people are having more and more difficulty finding long-term employment. 
  3. Internship and apprenticeship programs help students identify their interests and establish a relationship with potential employers!