Business leaders discuss the value they place on social and emotional skills and ways to ensure students are prepared for the 21st-century workforce.
Recently in Workforce Skills Category
October 19, 2018
October 17, 2018
Businesses rely on schools to cultivate quick-thinking workers with strong communication and social-emotional skills.
October 04, 2018
Empathy is more than just a tool to stop bullying or a check box on a curriculum -- it's the foundation of success in school and beyond.
September 24, 2018
The Kansas State Board of Education turned the input of thousands of Kansans into action to focus on the whole child.
September 20, 2018
The Kansas State Board of Education spoke to thousands of Kansans about what a successful young person should look like. Then they turned that input into action.
September 18, 2018
Community volunteers can provide fresh perspectives on academic content, open students' eyes to new career opportunities, and speak to underserved populations of students.
August 15, 2018
Social skills aren't just important to make connections with friends and family -- they could help you get hired.
August 07, 2018
Relationships matter for a child's education--including the relationships between teachers and staff, principals and parents, and schools and the community.
July 18, 2018
Every student deserves a shot at developing workforce skills and getting real work experience. Eshauna Smith of Urban Alliance explains how to provide that opportunity.
July 16, 2018
Social, emotional, and academic development don't have to stop at the end of the school day, explains Bridget Laird of WINGS for Kids.