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HIGHER EDUCATION and CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS

Highs and Lows of Higher Ed in the White House Budget Request

The White House released its fiscal year 2019 budget request to Congress today, with big implications for higher ed.

HIGHER EDUCATION and CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Highs and Lows of Higher Ed in the White House Budget Request

The White House released its fiscal year 2019 budget request to Congress today, with big implications for higher ed.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION and CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
A Head Start Apprenticeship in California Helps Child Care Workers

SEIU and the YMCA developed the program to provide needed (and increasingly required) training


CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Learning without Earning: DOL Opens the Door for More Unpaid Internships

Unpaid “work-and-learn” opportunities aren’t enough for Americans who need education and can’t afford to go without pay.


HIGHER EDUCATION and CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Eight Strategies for Integrating Apprenticeship and College

More Americans will choose apprenticeship when it connects to our higher ed system. A new policy paper proposes eight strategies to do it.


HIGHER EDUCATION and CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
A Not-So-Simple Simplification in the PROSPER Act

This second post in our series on Rep. Foxx's new HEA bill analyzes financial aid policies under the proposal.


CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Cultivating Rural Talent through Apprenticeship

Federal and state policies should attend to rural communities' needs while supporting apprenticeship expansion.


HIGHER EDUCATION and CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Holding the PROSPER Act Accountable

This first post in our series on Rep. Foxx's new HEA bill analyzes accountability under the proposal.


CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Announcing the Apprenticeship Forward Collaborative

Six months on from the national conference, the Center on Education & Skills rolls out the next phase of the Apprenticeship Forward mission.


CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Come What May: Embedding Tech Skills for the Future of Work

Some embedded industry credentials can head off the employment perils of cyclicality, automation, and obsolescence.


CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Connecting Credentials Releases Five New Workgroup Reports

CESNA co-led a Connecting Credentials workgroup organized around the charge of "Making 'All Learning Counts' a Reality."


CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Will the Ghost of Tracking’s Past Haunt Youth Apprenticeship’s Future?

New youth apprenticeship programs must grapple with the ugly legacy of career tracking.


CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Four Things for Trump's New Apprenticeship Task Force to Consider First

The Task Force can continue work towards a full-fledged American apprenticeship system. It shouldn't forget what makes apprenticeship great.