"Today, we not only celebrate the beginning, but the future of career academies. Similar to the efforts made by our friends in Philadelphia in 1969, groups of like-minded people from three countries: Afghanistan, Canada and the United States, have gathered together to create change."
- Bridget Cotner
October 1, 2010 was the day NEP announced the expansion of career academies to new peoples and new cultures. You can "attend" the event in New York City now by enjoying this page.