We Got This: Youth Employment

Every one of us can work together and take concrete steps to ensure young Americans are thriving in their jobs, schools and communities. Generated by the priorities of our diverse, cross-sector coalition and an extensive listening tour with key partners, Opportunity Nation is releasing our plan to tackle the U.S. youth employment crisis: WE GOT THIS .


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Train young adults through work-based learning experiences.




Hire youth and increase employer demand for wider pipelines of young talent.




Mentor youth through work-based, service learning or civic engagement experiences.




Graduate more students with post-secondary credentials; boost high school diploma rates.




Revive opportunity by helping young, nonviolent offenders get on paths to careers and stable, productive lives.



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