WASHINGTON, D.C.— The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and the National Association of Manufacturers’ Manufacturing Institute today released a new paper advancing a solution for increased employer leadership and investment in earn and learn pathways, including apprenticeships, internship programs, vocational education, and on-the-job training. The paper, entitled “Quality Pathways: Employer Leadership in Earn and Learn Opportunities,” highlights the importance of employer leadership in developing a growing workforce that meets the needs of a modernizing United States economy.
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NEW YORK — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today received a STEM Education Leadership Award. The award, presented by Nasdaq and EverFi, recognizes the U.S. Chamber Foundation’s significant efforts to improve STEM education and career readiness for students across North America.
‘The Path Forward’ Evaluates K–12 African-American Student Achievement Across All 50 States and the District of Columbia
By Cheryl Oldham
Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Center for Education and Workforce
"What is the biggest challenge in education, and what can the business community do to help?”