Packard Giving Students a Spark Outside of the Classroom

It's a question teachers across the country hear every day. "What's the point? When am I going to use this in real life?" That's a question Redwood City-based nonprofit Spark is trying to help students answer. But instead of providing classroom instruction, the nonprofit places at-risk students in real-world work environments, giving them a chance to apprentice at local businesses.  

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