A new approach to education helps students set goals for their future and provides mentorship and support to enable them to move toward reaching them.
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March 23, 2018
March 16, 2018
An EL Education school in Rochester, NY, shows that giving young children real problems to solve can instill the qualities students will need as adults.
November 02, 2017
A statewide initiative aims to enroll half the state's high school students into career pathways to close a "skills gap."
October 12, 2017
In this post, Tyler Thigpen offers a typology of different approaches to redesigning schools.
January 27, 2017
An initiative under way in ten states will enable schools to make learning more relevant for students and close the skills gap.
July 13, 2016
A recent summit held by Jobs for the Future highlighted ways to strengthen career readiness for all young people.
July 11, 2016
A recent summit meeting highlighted ways schools and businesses are forming partnerships to increase economic opportunities for young people.
April 21, 2016
There is great interest in revamping career and technical education, but programs must be developed carefully to ensure students have equitable opportunities for deeper learning.
February 20, 2015
Workplace experiences can help students develop the cognitive, interpersonal, and intrapersonal competencies they need in the future, says Nancy Hoffman of Jobs for the Future.
January 26, 2015
Better together: the respective movements toward career readiness and next-generation learning environments should come together to provide the learning experiences that truly prepare students to succeed.