New Skills for Youth (NSFY) is supporting career pathways development in 10 states to prepare young people for high-skill, high-demand (HSHD) careers.
Career readiness is crucial for students’ future success and fulfillment.
There are more than 4,000 credentialing bodies nationwide that offer thousands of different industry-recognized credentials across sectors, making it difficult for states that have encouraged the growth of industry-recognized credentials to determine which ones to prioritize to scale attainment.
Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs provide essential academic and technical instruction that enables students to put themselves on track to successful careers. The Carl D.
In today’s economy, it’s more important than ever for students to graduate prepared to succeed in the working world that awaits them after high school. That’s why states are leading the way to develop innovative career readiness initiatives.
The Career Readiness Collaborative (CRC) is a new collaborative offering from CCSSO for the 2018-2019 program year.
Today’s students need more than just strong academics to succeed in college, careers, and life. They need opportunities to build life skills and gain real-world experiences through work-based learning and internships.
With Career Technical Education Month wrapping up, this edition takes a look at how states are leading on career readiness and provides resources to support these ongoing efforts.
New Skills for Youth supports a cohort of 10 states to develop and execute plans to increase the number of kids who participate in career pathways and who earn an industry-recognized credential.
Rhode Island is one of 10 states that received a $2 million dollar grant to pursue a bold vision for career readiness in their state through the New Skills for Youth initiative.