Bill Aims to Link High School Students to Local Jobs

Legislation aimed at better preparing high school students for local jobs has been sent to the full Ohio House for consideration.

House Bill 71 would direct the Ohio Department of Education to establish and oversee the Community Connectors Workforce Program, designed to connect students to jobs and internships in their communities. Educational service centers would administer the program, including employing directors in high schools. Read the bill summary. 7/3/2023