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Bruce Vandal

Degrees for What Jobs? Raising Expectations for Universities and Colleges in a Global E... - 0 views

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    Discusses how governors and policymakers in some states are demonstrating that state governments-through leadership, policy decisions and funding strategies-can help higher education institutions embrace the critical role they play in preparing a state's workforce for jobs that will enable the state to prosper in the new economy. (National Governors Association, March 2011)
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    Report from NGA on how higher education is aligned with the workforce. Features case studies of four states.
Mary Fulton

The Mini-AGI - 0 views

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    A new $2 billion federal grant program for community and for-profit colleges is designed to help retrain trade-displaced workers and accomplish some of the goals proposed under the American Graduation Initiative to increase college completion rates. The program will impose strict accountability requirements and compel participants to make academic materials available to the public. (Inside Higher Ed, 01/21/11)
Mary Fulton

Virginia Governor McDonnell Announces "Top Jobs of the 21st Century" Higher Education L... - 0 views

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    Press release on and summary of Virginia governor's Top Jobs act that aims to link higher education, degree attainment and workforce development.
Bruce Vandal

Top 10 Higher Education State Policy Issues 2011 - 0 views

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    Brief from American Association of State Colleges and Universities on their assessment of the top 10 higher education issues for state policymakers in 2011
Bruce Vandal

Help Wanted: Projections of Jobs and Education Requirements through 2018 - 2 views

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    Report from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce that provides a national and state-by-state analysis of job requirements through 2018 and the education level that will be required. He argues that without an effort to increase college completion, many of the jobs in the near future will go unfilled.
Bruce Vandal

Degrees of Speed - Jamie P. Merisotis and Stan Jones - 1 views

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    Piece from Jamie Merisotis of the Lumina Foundation and Stan Jones from Complete College America on creating and developing cohort based, time constrained degrees.
Bruce Vandal

Quick Credentials Are Keys to Putting People Back to Work - Government - The Chronicle ... - 0 views

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    Piece on forum sponsored by New America Foundation featuring Stan Jones and Jamie Merisotis on developed cohort based, workforce aligned certificate programs.
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