Laurens County becomes certified Work Ready Community

August 6, 2013

Laurens County has been designated a certified Work Ready Community, one of three in South Carolina.

Laurens County established a comprehensive program at the elementary level in districts 55 and 56 teaching work ethic. It also engaged educators through its Educators in Industry course, and SC Works has helped seek and assist the transitioning workforce.

South Carolina is one of four states to participate in the Work Ready Community pilot program.

Read the full article fromĀ GSA Business.