JAG Alum Has Big Plans for Nevada Program Meet Skylar. She's a 2023 Jobs for Nevada's Graduates former class president from Reno's Damonte Ranch High School who is full of ideas to boost the success of our students. She credits JAG for propelling her from a freshman who hardly engaged at school, to a leader who excelled, attending the National Student Leadership Academy and the state Career Development Conference. Skylar works in sales while studying business at Truckee Meadows Community College, but she wants to dive into entrepreneurship before she graduates. Her grand plan is to return to JAG as [...]
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Please enjoy these 3 top videos created by our programs at Western HS, Canyon Springs HS and Damonte Ranch HS:
14 J4NG youth from high schools statewide travelled to Dallas Texas to compete in a national Career Development Conference hosted by Jobs for America’s Graduates in early May. Click below to read all about their success and see the videos showing the winning L.O.V.E. project! Read more HERE
Our very own Executive Director Dr. Rene Cantu had the opportunity to talk with other community members about the current challenges in education across the state and how we can come together to support students in pathways to a positive future. Read more HERE
The J4NG program at Spring Valley High School organized a successful “All IN” clothing and toiletry donation project for children, teens, adults and families in need. Read more HERE and email email@example.com if you would like to get involved!
J4NG Executive Director, Dr. Rene Cantu, is featured in the March issue of Nevada Business Magazine with a commentary on learning loss and the emotional recovery for students in Nevada. Read the informative article HERE