WDQC Publications

02/09/17

This WDQC publication presents basic steps and real world examples to consider when using data visualization for education and workforce audiences.

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02/02/17

Workers with middle-skill credentials are critical to our economy - but our financial aid policies don’t support people seeking non-degree credentials. And, there’s no consensus on how to ensure that occupational education and training programs...

12/02/16

For the third year in a row, WDQC surveyed states about their progress on our 13-point Blueprint for strong data systems. The full...

10/11/16

WDQC's new toolkit offers information about policies that states can enact to improve data infrastructure and promote data use. The toolkit provides descriptions...

07/27/16

Over the past decade, most states have built State Longitudinal Data Systems (SLDS) that match data from different sources about individuals over time, allowing stakeholders to see how combinations of courses and programs can help students access...

06/13/16

This infographic highlights legislation from several states that have adopted measures similar to the proposed federal legislation "...

05/17/16

Part of a paper series called Envisioning the National Postsecondary Data Infrastructure, this...

04/21/16

This fact sheet discusses what Registered Apprenticeship data is collected, where it is maintained, and its shortfalls. It also proposes a list of...

03/16/16

The National Skills Coalition created a factsheet in collaboration with WDQC to show why students, educators, employers and policymakers need better postsecondary and workforce data. The...

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