Pages

Content tagged with “Adult Education”
This blog post was originally published as an op-ed in Inside Higher Ed on September 6, 2012. To see the original article, please  click here. In the spotlight more than ever before,...
Tags: Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, Community College, Adult Education
No doubt, students must take personal responsibility to succeed in college.  How hard students work often defines which ones acquire the knowledge needed to complete classes and earn a degree...
Tags: Workforce Development, Adult Education, Community College, Graduation Rates
For more than 60 years, the US has demonstrated its commitment to expanding access to college.  As a result of the GI Bill, Pell Grants, and other federal and state initiatives, an astonishing...
Tags: Adult Education, Community College, Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence
This blog post was originally published as a guest submission in the Washington Post on May 11 2012. To see the original article, please click here. Graduation exercises at Anacostia High School...
Tags: Workforce Development, Adult Education, Community College, Graduation Rates
Skills training, community colleges, entrepreneurship, and civility were a few of the key issues President Obama spoke about in his State of the Union address last night. We asked some of our experts...
Tags: Education, Homeland Security, Entrepreneurship, Adult Education, Energy, Community College, Savings, State of the Union, Skills-building, civility
For millions of Americans, community colleges provide an essential pathway to well-paying jobs and continuing higher education. The Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence honors those...
Tags: Workforce Development, Adult Education, Community College
A jury of former elected officials and other prominent national business, labor, education and civil rights leaders will review quantitative and qualitative data to select a winner and runners-up....
Tags: Adult Education, Community College
Former community college presidents and faculty, along with respected researchers and policy experts, will review extensive data and applications for each eligible community college to select a set...
Tags: Adult Education, Community College
Panel Discussion on Community College Excellence:• Dr. Keith Bird, former Chancellor, Kentucky Community and Technical College System; Senior Policy Fellow, Corporation for a Skilled Workforce• Dr....
Tags: Adult Education, Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence

Pages