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Career exploration and resources help narrow the skills gap

September 19, 2019

A new Yahoo Finance article announces that the U.S. construction industry is short more than 350,000 workers.  A study by the international business consulting firm Deloitte shows that manufacturers will…

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“Cars for Careers” helps students on the road to success

September 6, 2019

The “Cars for Careers” program at Laurel Oaks Career Campus is a unique way to assist students as they start on a career. “Students in rural areas struggle with transportation…

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Exploring college and career options: Free informational meetings for parents

September 6, 2019

Parents of middle school and high school students often don’t realize that attending a career-technical school can be an advantage for college-bound students, says education consultant Beth Probst of At…

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Great Oaks associates recognized by Ohio association

August 9, 2019

contributed by Trey Simms A Great Oaks instructor, a Board member, and a business partner were all recognized for excellence by the Ohio Association for Career-Technical Education (OACTE). Angela Kovacs…

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Can you take the heat? Firefighting event for area young women

August 9, 2019

Attention young women, age 15 and older:  Are you curious about being a firefighter!  Join local women fire service professionals for a free day of hands-on activities to learn more.…

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Choosing a career path

July 31, 2019

by Harry Snyder, President/CEO “All roads lead to Rome,” according to the medieval proverb.  That is, travelers can take a variety of paths and all end up at the same…

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Fall short-term adult classes begin soon at Great Oaks

July 22, 2019

Learn to play the guitar or discover new cooking techniques. Repair your car or give it a new look.  Start writing or drawing, or find new and better ways to…

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After a transplant, Taylor Carter keeps going

July 9, 2019

For most young people, earning a high school diploma is a highlight of their first 18 years.  For Taylor Carter, it wasn’t even the biggest event in her life in…

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Start a new career through the Great Oaks Health Professions Academy

June 28, 2019

The healthcare field continues to grow, and this is a good time to start a career.  The Great Oaks Health Professions Academy offers short-term training in downtown Cincinnati, and classes…

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Student speakers share wisdom, inspiration

June 21, 2019

Harry Snyder, President/CEO One advantage in being at a school district with four campuses is being able to hear four different student speakers at year-end Senior Ceremonies. The speakers look…

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Upcoming Events

Oct
03

October Board Chair Committee Meeting

This is a monthly meeting of the committee chairs for the Board of Directors.
Oct
09

October Board of Directors Meeting

This is the regular monthly meeting of the Great Oaks Board of Directors.
Nov
07

November Board Chair Committee Meeting

This is a monthly meeting of the committee chairs for the Board of Directors.
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