Governor’s Weekly Message: Increasing College Access Among Delaware Youth

(Dover, DE) – In his weekly message, Governor Markell addresses the importance of continuing education for our future workforce.

“For our young people to have the chance to make the most of their talents, we need to recognize that more than 60 percent of jobs will require some additional education or training,” said Governor Markell. “Many students face simple yet overwhelming barriers to getting the education they deserve. By giving them the chance to reach their potential, we’ll keep Delaware moving forward.

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