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‘A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to reboot’

Results from a survey of two-year institutions find 54% of students are in job-focused programs.

September 15, 2021 | WorkingNation
Combining high school and career paths: Improving educational outcomes

High school students in Oakland have the opportunity to experience career pathways in the real world thanks to the Oakland Health Pathways Project.

July 5, 2021 | WorkingNation
High school apprenticeship program puts students on track to a career

On-the-job training combined with classroom work could fill a skilled worker shortage.

July 1, 2021 | WorkingNation
Apprenticeships are the pathway to in-demand careers in the skilled trades

As unemployed Americans across the country are figuring out ways to rejoin the workforce, the skilled trades is a path to consider. The sector “can be an opportunity for people looking for work, especially those who have little to no experience in the skilled trades and need job training,” according to a new report from PeopleReady, an on-demand talent provider.

May 20, 2021 | WorkingNation
Looking toward an environmentally-focused jobs recovery

As we mark Earth Day 2021, the demand for green skills is growing.

April 22, 2021 | WorkingNation