ERIC Number: ED531307
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2012
Reference Count: 0
Jobs for America's Graduates 30th Anniversary Annual Report: Celebrating Thirty Years of Achieving Extraordinary Results!
Jobs for America's Graduates, Inc.
Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) is a national not-for-profit organization with a 30-year tested and proven model to cost effectively prevent school dropout among young people facing challenges of staying in school through graduation, pursuing postsecondary education and/or securing quality entry-level jobs. JAG stakeholders passionately believe that the United States of America can and must be a nation without dropouts. The JAG Board of Directors, guided the past thirty years by outstanding public and private sector leaders, is committed to help resolve the country's dropout problems by expanding its state organizations and schools served to help at-risk young people, both in-school and out-of-school, who face barriers to academic achievement and/or employment success. School-based Specialists are provided the tools, training and motivation to implement proven, innovative and student-focused JAG Model Programs that deliver a unique set of services. This paper presents JAG's 30th Anniversary Annual Report.
Descriptors: Nonprofit Organizations, Dropout Prevention, At Risk Students, Transitional Programs, Program Effectiveness, Educational Research, Academic Persistence, Graduation, Employment, Postsecondary Education, Best Practices, Data Collection, Reports, Competency Based Education, Awards, Conferences (Gatherings), Seminars, Scholarships, Annual Reports
Jobs for America's Graduates, Inc. 1729 King Street Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22314. Tel: 703-684-9479; Fax: 703-684-9489; Web site: http://www.jag.org
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Higher Education; Junior High Schools; Middle Schools; Postsecondary Education; Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Jobs for America's Graduates, Inc.