Letters to the Editor

December 19, 2013

Letter to the editor | Consider on-the-job training

Perhaps a solution to several current lack-of-employment problems could be solved by reviving the pre-18th century “apprenticeship”system: a legal process wherein a “master” in household and or small business offers a job and a contract to a high school graduate to work with him or her in the trade they know well and practice locally and in which the starting worker shows interest and natural abilities.

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