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Posted: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 6:00 am

One of the keystones of President Lyndon B. Johnson’s Great Society programs in the mid-1960s focused on education, especially education for low-income students who were being left behind in traditional public school classrooms.

Among those education efforts was the Job Corps, an education and vocational training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor. The first students entered the program in 1964. A testament to its overwhelming success lies in the fact that it is one of the few Great Society programs still in existence today.

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