Jobs Commission unveils improvement plan

Lowell Sun
ByKatie Doyle, Statehouse Correspondent
Updated:   10/04/2012 10:33:39 AM EDT

BOSTON — Legislators are praising a report calling for targeted job training and infrastructure investment.

Sen. Jaimie Eldridge, a Democrat from Acton, echoed the need for public schools to focus on science, math, technology and engineering education, even if funding for those programs is limited.

“I think it would create a whole new generation of engineers and scientists that really is the strength of the state’s workforce,” he said.

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