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Making a liberal arts education relevant again

There’s a lot of talk in the media — including on these pages — about how employers say that they can’t find enough skilled...

I Want That Job: Wind Turbine Technician

If you have a healthy respect for heights and want to work in renewable energy, becoming a Wind Turbine Technician can be your entry...

Discovering the value of work-based learning opportunities

Dynamic changes are happening in the job market in response to technological shifts and the low unemployment rate. Skilled labor shortages are rampant across...

College Promise programs have staying power

College Promise programs and the idea of "free" tuition for college students have picked up steam as a means to corral soaring education costs and...

ASU + GSV Summit: Reinvent education today for tomorrow’s jobs

“What’s at stake is the survival of our economy," venture capitalist and education philanthropist Ted Dintersmith tells me about the importance of modernizing skills...

Credential Engine: More than 330K credentials exist in U.S.

Credential Engine was founded to help people navigate the dizzying world of credentials. A new report gives us an idea of just how big...

DisruptED TV aims to shake up education’s status quo

Disrupting the classroom can get you sent to the principal's office. Disrupting the entire education system can influence the future of our society. That's...

Report: Helping post-traditional learners cross credential finish line benefits all

If you hang around a college campus long enough, you'll find that the traditional student isn't some fresh-faced recent high school graduate. Odds are...

ACT Panel: Sweeping educational changes needed for today’s workforce

Closing the skills gap and reskilling the workforce will require sweeping changes to our educational system WorkingNation's Jane Oates said at the ACT Policy...

The shift is now: Aviation’s race for technicians

The nation relies on thousands of qualified aviation mechanics to keep our planes flying, but a skills gap in this sector is about to...

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