Louisville, Kentucky was awarded the 2008 ICW Community Competitiveness Award for establishing a public-private partnership that advances the region's global competitiveness.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation publishes content on K-12 education and related issues. Find and access current and archived items in our database.
Executive summaries of selected sessions from the 2008 ICW Summit.
Leaving school before graduation limits opportunities for those who drop out and places a burden on the community with significant social and economic costs.
This guide captures recent developments in the charter sector and the advice of business leaders, leading donors, and partners on how businesspeople and chamber leaders can support high-quality charter schools, both in their local communities and on a national scale.
Since the early 1980’s, Perot Systems, a global provider of innovative solutions and capabilities, has had a strong commitment to improving education in the United States. A longtime advocate for public school reform, H.
All over America, chambers are working with their communities to develop and retain local talent. Blair County, Pennsylvania is no different.
As one-third of the workforce prepares to retire over the next decade, the link between education and the workforce needs of the business community becomes all the more imperative.
The United States ranks 16th out of 17 nations in the proportion of 24-year-olds earning college degrees in natural science or engineering as opposed to other majors.
The Office Depot Foundation National Backpack Program, now in its eighth year, represents one of the most meaningful ways in which the Foundation works to achieve its mission: listening, learning, caring. The backpack