Tag Archive: Workforce

4-H is Growing the Workforce Preparation

The business world says that there are not enough young people with strong communication skills, work ethic, and leadership skills to fill today’s workforce pipeline. Through schoolwork, youth can gain knowledge and skills in areas like reading, writing, math and science. Working hard in school and taking advantage of all the opportunities available is very important, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/30/4-h-is-growing-the-workforce-preparation/

CERT helps 4-Hers Learn Citizenship and Workforce Skills

4-H Teens learn how to respond to emergencies as well as careers related to emergency management and safety through the CERT program. Leon County Extension photo. It’s mid-summertime. Tourists are flocking to beaches like seagulls to bread. Summer camps and in full swing and so are daily afternoon thunderstorms. In Florida, torrential rain, lightening, and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/07/17/cert-helps-4-hers-learn-citizenship-and-workforce-skills/