Many skilled trades now require a wider range of digital skills. This puts significant pressure on facilities to hire people trained for a modernized work environment. Here are some examples of vocational and technical (vo-tech) trade schools that have kept up with the times.
The US is experiencing a manufacturing skills gap. The demand for talent is there, but there aren’t enough skilled workers to keep up. This blog post encourages educators to help students consider all of their post-high school options – including vocational and technical programs.
Now that remote and blended degree programs are here to stay, there are important lessons to learn. To help institutional leaders get through this evolution, here are five best practices for educators navigating this shift in real time.
Why aren’t some college students eager to get back on campus? And what can colleges and universities do to meet students where they’re at? Here are three of the most important lessons for higher education leaders.
As colleges and universities continue to welcome students back to campus after a few years of virtual attendance, some students are adamant about a completely remote education. Is balance best? It depends.
As an educator or counselor, you know that students need personalized guidance for career readiness, course selection, and so much more. We compiled a list of resources so you can continue to help your students make informed career decisions based on their unique interests and personality types.
Student-ready institutions must cultivate and maintain ongoing, full-service student support systems. This post offers examples of a few colleges and universities that are already making the right changes.
Many college students are at risk of dropping out. This post explores two common reasons at-risk students withdraw – and what institutions can do to improve persistence.
As higher education leaders learn to prioritize student persistence over retention, they’ll need to pay close attention to what drives persistence. Here are four reasons college students might persist in their education.