“People always make fun of vocational schools, but now they're like, ‘Oh man, I wish I went there,’” said Adams, now a junior at Pathfinder Regional Vocational Technical High School, where every recent graduate found a job upon graduating.
Jeffy Docteur is one of the students in the NStar electrician apprenticeship program outside Boston. He says he's interested in working on switching systems that keep power flowing through the electrical grid.
DIY (“Do-It-Yourself”) Girls’ mission is to increase women and girls’ interest in technology, engineering and making by providing hands-on educational experiences. DIY Girls develops and implements educational programs and events designed to encourage exploration with technology, promote self-confidence and support aspiration to technical careers.