Workforce education professionals from across the country converged on Pittsburgh last week for the annual conference of the National Council for Workforce Education (NCWE) for the chance to network with peers; and to discuss linkages between policy, workforce education and training, and economic development. Conference attendees represented K-12 systems, postsecondary institutions, workforce boards, think tanks, community-based organizations and government agencies.
Feedback reports to institutions
WDQC and the Data Quality Campaign, a national partner that promotes effective use of data by education stakeholders, recently released a fact sheet that looks at how states are utilizing workforce data to help prepare students for successful careers. The fact sheet is based on information from the 2013 Data for Action survey of states conducted by the Data Quality Campaign.