States and districts continue to explore how best to define and measure both college and career readiness. These efforts could now get a boost with introduction of a new indicator and support from the business community.
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Imagine interviewing a candidate who lacks interpersonal skills and has less-than-average communication abilities. Immediately, the candidate may be moved to the bottom stack of applicants, regardless of his or her education and experience.
As summer winds down, millions of parents nationwide with school-aged children will send their kids back to school. It’s an exciting new beginning, but often packed with challenges as parents rush to prepare their children for a new academic year.
The U.S. workforce, widely acknowledged to be the best educated in the world a half century ago, is now among the least well-educated.
Hard work does really pays off. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation was honored as a winner for the 37th Annual Telly Awards.
Huntsville, Alabama may be known for its passion for space and science, but it should also be known for its passion for students' success.
How can we provide students with the innovation skills they need through business-sponsored challenges?