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Comparing How All 50 States Connect Schools to the Workforce [Interactive map]

All 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico have some kind of investment board to direct different funding streams for workforce development, but only 12 states have career pathway systems that are primarily coordinated by the state's K-12 system.

July 24, 2019 | Education Week
UCLA Architecture and Urban Design and LAUSD to Award Summer Scholarships to Twenty Students from Design-Focused STEM High Schools

UCLA Architecture and Urban Design (UCLA AUD) and the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) are proud to announce a pioneering collaboration that will enable twenty 11th grade LAUSD students from design-focused STEM high schools to attend UCLA AUD's Teen ArchStudio Summer Institute on full scholarships.

July 10, 2019 | Architect Academia
In California, High Schools Are Partnering With Businesses, Community Colleges to Get Students College- and Career-Ready

The city mantra that greets visitors driving through Woodland is “The Food Front,” but high school students in this rural stretch of northern California may not even know the half of it.

July 9, 2019 | The 74
Public Policy Institute of California Report Finds Most Californians Who Obtain Career Education Credentials Earn Middle-Income Wages Within a Year of Completion

A majority of students who complete career education credentials at California community colleges earn middle-income wages within one year of finishing their first career education program.

June 28, 2019 | Sierra Sun Times
Without More Effective Leadership, LA Unified Will Continue to Flounder

For the past year, here in California and across the country, robust policy debates about charter schools and their future have taken center stage.

June 27, 2019 | EdSource
BC Summer Camps Introduce STEM in Creative Ways for Middle, High Schoolers

For the past two weeks a group of eight high schoolers have worked side-by-side with Klint Rigby, BC industrial technology department chair and professor, to create a three-string guitar as part of the college's Summer STEM Camps program.

June 27, 2019 |
California Finally to Move Ahead With "Cradle to Career" Data System

The marching order for what Newsom is calling a Cradle to Career Data System is included in a lengthy bill elaborating on the 2019-20 state budget for education.

June 25, 2019 | EdSource
As College Enrollment Falls, Recruiters Descend on a State That Still Has Lots of Applicants

Busloads of boisterous high school students from across the Los Angeles basin poured into the Pasadena Convention Center, where colleges from around the world were poised to pitch them.

June 22, 2019 | The Hechinger Report
Five Takeaways From the "Building the Workforce of the Future" Symposium

At a time when the United States is experiencing one of the longest periods of economic expansion in decades, the job market is changing rapidly—leaving many Americans behind.

June 19, 2019 | Brookings