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McDonald’s education program helps Jacksonville employee graduate high school

September 7, 2018

JACKSONVILLE, NC (WITN) - While it is back-to-school season for most students in the area, today was actually graduation day for one local student. But this graduation ceremony wasn't where you may expect. Read More

America Is Facing a Real Jobs Conundrum: McDonald’s SVP and Chief Learning Officer Wants to do Something About it

September 7, 2018

In an article published earlier this week, McDonald's SVP and Chief Learning Officer Rob Lauber shares some startling statistics highlighting our nation's workforce development issues. "America currently has a surplus of jobs. That’s right, a surplus. According to the Burea...

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27-year-old mother of six now has her high school diploma, thanks to McDonald’s.

July 2, 2018

A 27-year-old mother of six now has her high school diploma, thanks to McDonald’s. Kayla Rush, who works full-time at the restaurant on Cabela Drive, received the diploma through her company’s Archway to Opportunity program. According to the company, she is the first person in...

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SCHOE Releases 2018 College Acceptance List

June 20, 2018

Fort Lauderdale, FL — June 13, 2018 — Smart Horizons Career Online Education (SHCOE) today released their 2018 college acceptance list. The list includes state universities and community colleges across the country. Currently, nearly 80 percent of students completing the S...

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First Watch Restaurants Partner with Cengage to Serve Up Employee Education Benefits

June 13, 2018

BOSTON and SARASOTA, Fla., June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ Cengage, an education and technology company, and First Watch, the popular nationwide breakfast, brunch and lunch concept, have partnered to offer all First Watch employees the opportunity to earn an accredited high sch...

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Leading the Way: The Role of Companies in Educational Access

May 22, 2017

Authored by Rob Lauber, Chief Learning Officer at McDonald's Corporation Original publish date, May 18th, 2017, LinkedIn The world is changing. Educating the public is no longer only a concern for educators and government agencies. It’s become a responsibility for all of...

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ed2go and Career Online High School featured in HR Dive Article

May 10, 2017

McDonald's and ed2go award 100 diplomas through Career Online High School

Amid political pressures to raise federal minimum wages and create more US-based jobs, multinational companies like McDonald’s have stepped up to the pl...

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McDonald’s education program helps Jacksonville employee graduate high school

September 7, 2018

JACKSONVILLE, NC (WITN) - While it is back-to-school season for most students in the area, today was actually graduation day for one local student. But this graduation ceremony wasn't where you may expect. Read More

27-year-old mother of six now has her high school diploma, thanks to McDonald’s.

July 2, 2018

A 27-year-old mother of six now has her high school diploma, thanks to McDonald’s. Kayla Rush, who works full-time at the restaurant on Cabela Drive, received the diploma through her company’s Archway to Opportunity program. According to the company, she is the first person in...

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