With virtual reality, students get a glimpse of different careers

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The Boys & Girls Clubs of America are better known for after-school homework help and volunteering opportunities than for cutting-edge career development.

But ask the kids in some of the Boys & Girls Clubs chapters across states such as Indiana, Montana and Washington, and they might say they’re surrounded by high-tech tools that help them envision their future.