workforce development Tag Archive

Rural Perspectives: Enhancing Education and Training Support for Rural Residents

Rural communities are not a monolith; their diversity creates unique assets and opportunities that require unique policy solutions. One of...

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How States Can Support Successful Postsecondary and Workforce Advising

We know that high-quality advising is a game changer for students as they navigate the complicated transition from high school to...

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How the ACCESS to Careers Act Aligns With Workforce Development System Innovations

The U.S. Senate recently introduced the ACCESS to Careers Act, a bipartisan bill that continues the trend set by the current...

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State Action to Redesign Education and Workforce Development Systems

Traditional models of postsecondary education and training – with siloed systems and slow accumulation of course credit hours and...

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How State Policy Can Help People Rebound and Advance

Updated: Oct. 5 An equitable economic recovery supports people who have been historically underserved and left out of opportunity,...

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State Action for an Equitable Economic Recovery

State policymakers and leaders can play a critical role in creating an equitable economic recovery that ensures all individuals get the...

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5 Ways the American Jobs Plan Can Support State Workforce Policy

Last week, the Biden administration released the American Jobs Plan to support infrastructure across the United States. Much of the plan...

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The State of CTE: Work-Based Learning in Perkins V State Plans

Work-based learning offers students opportunities to deepen classroom learning, explore future career fields and demonstrate skills in an...

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Data You Can Use: Keeping Pace With Labor Market Change

Riding the crest of the Roaring ‘20s, the Casa Loma Orchestra recorded the iconic song “Happy Days Are Here Again” on October 29,...

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The Need for Upskilling and Reskilling in a Time of Crisis

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold, we have seen many changes to daily life and work. The past few months brought school and...

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