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.
All Blog Posts With career readiness Tag or Category
January 26, 2015
January 21, 2015
President Obama's call for good career and technical education programs draws praise, and caution, from the field.
January 08, 2015
Growing interest in the Pathways in Technology Early College High School prompted IBM and CUNY to put tools and case studies online to help others replicate the model.
January 07, 2015
The College Board won the latest contract for statewide SAT testing for all high school juniors.
December 31, 2014
Top blog posts this year included coverage of SAT redesign, college affordability, and early readiness efforts.
December 18, 2014
A national survey of about 1,300 recent high school graduates by the nonprofit Achieve finds most feel high school did not adequately challenge or prepare them for the demands of college and career.
December 16, 2014
Research shows that investing in high-quality afterschool programs addresses many of the challenges that Minnesota and many other states face in helping youth succeed in school, work, and life.
December 09, 2014
A study of a program to prepare students for careers and college shows that students earn more credits in high school and have greater confidence in their career and life skills than their peers in regular programs.
November 26, 2014
A report from the New America Foundation underscores the importance of life skills, such as self-discipline and grit, in student success and encourages schools to focus on helping students develop them.
October 27, 2014
Better communication between educators and employers is needed to address the job-skills gap, according to experts at The Close it Summit in Washington, D.C.