As Washington focuses on the upcoming elections, National Journal took a step back this month to look at the big-picture demographic shifts remaking the face of the United States and at their political and policy implications. ICW's Karen Elzey talks about the implications of an American population that is growing older and more diverse.
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It is the ideal situation—work a full-time or part-time job and gain a college degree at the same time. No need to travel to a separate campus—many of your lessons take place right where you work.
In 2009, ICW embarked on an ambitious agenda. We released our second Leaders and Laggards Report Card on Educational Innovation, published a report on postsecondary access to career and technical education, and testified before Congress on improving employment and training programs in the United States.
Clearly, education matters. And it matters not just for the job seeker. America’s future in the global marketplace is at stake, too.
A roundtable discussion sponsored by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce American Free Enterprise. Dream Big. campaign and Greater New Orleans, Inc.
Nationwide, educational institutions are leading the way on discovering new energy technologies. One of the most abundant sources of energy is wind.
Karen Elzey participated in an online chat on education and workforce training put on by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Campaign for Free Enterprise as part of Enterprise and Education Month.
The demand for electrical and computer engineering professionals is on a decidedly upward slant, especially due to our technologically-dependent society.
ICW will co-host the President’s Forum with Excelsior College for leaders in higher education and stakeholders to share their knowledge and learn from others' best practices.
Join ICW as we discuss President Obama’s State of the Union Address and what his Administration’s plans are for improving education and job training during the year.