Opinion: State laws keep stopping employers from giving students apprenticeships

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Washington Examiner

Nov 15, 1:00 AM

Opinion: State laws keep stopping employers from giving students apprenticeships

As we conclude National Apprenticeship Week, a week that was marked by events across the country held by leaders in business, labor, education, and government, we have to ask ourselves: Why aren’t more industries using apprenticeships to train workers? Even with rare bipartisan support from politicians for this proven model, less than 5 percent of young people enter apprenticeships.

Tags: workforce development

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