Friday, March 8, 2013

ACT and Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon Announce First ACT Certified Work Ready Community

Katie Wacker
ACT Public Relations

ACT today announced that Jasper County in southwest Missouri, home to the Joplin metro area, is the first county in the nation participating in the national ACT Certified Work Ready Communities (CWRC) initiative to meet 100 percent of ACT’s criteria goals. An additional 13 Missouri counties were granted “in-progress” status and are on track to become fully certified within two years.

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