Tag Archives: school to work

You’re Hired!

In closing the skills gap, building a LinkedIn for the trades. GUEST COLUMN | by Michael Colonnese Employers commonly complain about the lack of skilled workers, particularly in manufacturing. But what if companies are looking in the wrong place? To … Continue reading

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Training High School Students for High-Tech Opportunities

How districts can integrate technology to prepare students for 21st-century careers. GUEST COLUMN | by Leslie Strong “If we teach as we taught yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow.” Education reformer and philosopher John Dewey’s well-known declaration suggested years … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | PathSource

These guys would like to be known as America’s premier career navigation platform. How are they succeeding? PathSource is taking a proven set of career exploration tools, refined through work with some of America’s largest school districts, and offering them for free … Continue reading

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Made with Technology

The changing face of manufacturing careers.  GUEST COLUMN | by David Corey  It’s no secret that over the past few decades, the face of manufacturing jobs has dramatically changed – especially when it comes to technology. With a combination of … Continue reading

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Needed Technology

From finance class to finance career. GUEST COLUMN | by Leo Murphy and Morton Lane This past year, the McKinsey Center for Government released the second report in its “Education to Employment” series titled Education to Employment: Designing a System … Continue reading

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