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April 16, 2014

The Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) grant solicitation released today by the U.S. Department of Labor uses several strategies to encourage colleges to collect and use data on student outcomes.

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April 15, 2014

All but three states had regulatory or legislative action that impacted career and technical education (CTE) last year, according to a new report released by the National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium (...

April 10, 2014

A group of national experts on education and workforce policy released a report this week that identifies problems in the current credentialing system and calls for improvements to increase transparency, trust and portability.

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April 8, 2014

A bill that would reauthorize federal grants to support state longitudinal data systems passed the House Committee on Education and the Workforce this morning.

WDQC sent a letter of support for the proposed legislation in advance of today’...

April 7, 2014

Today, WDQC is releasing a report, Credential Data Pioneers: Forging New Partnerships to Measure Certifications and Licenses, which highlights states and schools that have taken steps to broker data-sharing agreements with certification bodies...

April 4, 2014

In an opinion piece that appeared in the Philadelphia Inquirer today, Daniel Greenstein, director of Education for Postsecondary Success at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, affirmed the steps necessary to drive a more inclusive, equitable...

March 27, 2014

WDQC has followed several state data legislative proposals. Here are some updates on those state actions:

Indiana On Monday, Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed into law the House Enrolled Act No. 1003, which would bring together data from...

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