Creating Pathways To STEM Careers

January 12, 2016 at 6:25 pm

Last year, President Barack Obama unveiled the America’s College Promise proposal, which would aim to give students access to affordable higher education by providing admission to community colleges. One program, Pathways in Technology Early College High School, or P-TECH is already tackling the issue while training a diverse workforce to enter the growing economy of STEM: science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

MetroFocus Correspondent Andrea Vasquez takes you to the nation’s first P-TECH school located here in Brooklyn.

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