“Nobody knew who she was
“Going to the Lockheed Martin center, it was like a dream come true.”
"I recently took the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery exam and earned a score to qualify me for the Air Force."
"When it gets hard and difficult, you want to quit. But you have someone that’s depending on you, so you
"You didn’t come here to make friends or anything like that. It’s great if you do, however, you’re here to
“I have to admit, I haven’t heard of anything quite like this before—but it’s invigorating.
It’s a win-win situation, program sponsors PAWS of Central Texas says, offering a better chance at adoption for the dogs
"I want to personally thank you for your intervention so she could attend the cosmetology course."
"Limited options of being able to move up in the world," explains Robert, "eventually led me to Job corps for
"We are number one in the country for placement and earnings of our graduates,” he said.
“It’s a place that kind of prepares you for re-entry into the world.”
"They come in fully trained with the trade that we need them to come in with ."
“I have spoken with a lot of people who have success stories from Job Corps, and it’s been tremendous.”
"I think they give us plenty of options to try to better ourselves."
“I’m going to miss him when he leaves. I don’t know if you know, but this is Will’s last semester
"They now know that prisons can have positive atmospheres where the focus is on rehabilitation rather than on punishment and
“Well, I chose Job Corps because at home I wasn’t really doing anything. I had a high school diploma. It
“They have various programs, a lot of incentives for all the detainees that they can enjoy. "
“Oh, my gosh. It opened up so many doors, from work-based learning, to being in student government, to building up
“To all of the teachers and staff in the education building who come here everyday to try and get us