Blog

November 15, 2016

On November 10th, more than 20 state, college, and workforce leaders from around the nation gathered in Nashville, Tennessee to consider policies to assure the quality of short-term programs leading to occupational credentials.

The one...

November 14, 2016

The White House released a Presidential Memorandum last week detailing best practices for education and...

October 24, 2016

Conversations about education and workforce data dominated the first public hearing of the bi-partisan Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking last week. The Commission called on witnesses representing research, education, statistical, social...

October 24, 2016

As a growing number of jobs require postsecondary credentials, a number of states have begun to experiment with ways to identify credentials of value to employers. One such state is New Jersey, who, this week, released a...

October 5, 2016

Young Invincibles, a non-profit advocacy and research organization dedicated to expanding economic opportunity for young adults, released a student-inspired data system reform agenda aimed at developing...

October 4, 2016

Last week, California's Governor Jerry Brown signed SB 66 into law. The bill will improve California’s career and technical education by...

September 23, 2016

More and more states are creating online tools to help students and programs get the information they need about higher education programs. This year, Connecticut and Indiana have each released tools that can help these audiences answer critical...

Pages