In the sage words of Alice Cooper: “School’s out for summer ” (if not forever).


And that means millions of young people around the country are suddenly on the job hunt, flooding the labor market to make a quick buck in the dog days of summer.

The number of 16- …read more

Source: The Lowdown

Are Youth Summer Jobs Harder to Find Than They Used to Be? 17 June,2015Matthew Green


Matthew Green

Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

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