Michigan recognizes elementary schools for an innovative program that invites surgical teams from local hospitals to demonstrate procedures and expose students to medical careers.
All Blog Posts With career readiness Tag or Category
March 03, 2015
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.
February 19, 2015
Switzerland is a great example of a country where companies, government, and education focus on building career pathways in high-growth, high-demand occupational fields where young people can learn skills and earn credentials valued in the labor market.
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.
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.