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March 23, 2018

Dream Teams: What Happens When Adults and Students Come Together to Shoot for the Stars?

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.

March 16, 2018

Revisiting College and Career Readiness

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

In Delaware, Creating Career Pathways for Youths

A statewide initiative aims to enroll half the state's high school students into career pathways to close a "skills gap."

October 12, 2017

Five Approaches to Breakthrough Schools

In this post, Tyler Thigpen offers a typology of different approaches to redesigning schools.

January 27, 2017

Let's Talk About the Other C: Career Readiness

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

Is College Readiness the Same as Career Readiness?

A recent summit held by Jobs for the Future highlighted ways to strengthen career readiness for all young people.

July 11, 2016

How Innovators Are Bridging Gaps Between Classrooms and Jobs

A recent summit meeting highlighted ways schools and businesses are forming partnerships to increase economic opportunities for young people.

April 21, 2016

Can Deeper Learning and the New Career and Technical Education Coexist?

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

Let's Get Real: Deeper Learning at Work

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

Next-Generation Learning and Career Readiness

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.



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