Career Academies: Long-Term Impacts on Labor Market Outcomes, Educational Attainment, and Transitions to Adulthood

Jun 27, 2008 | by
  • Description

Eight-year findings on Career Academies -- a popular high school reform that combines academics with career development opportunities -- show that the programs produced sustained employment and earnings gains, particularly among young men. Career Academy participants were also more likely to be living independently with children and a spouse or a partner.