Content tagged with “Adult Education”
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 Colleges, Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence
To advise the Aspen College Excellence Program on the design of eligibility criteria for the Aspen Prize, Aspen convened a Data/Metrics Advisory Panel (DMAP), composed of policy experts, researchers...
Tags: Adult Education, Community Colleges, Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence
To advise the Aspen College Excellence Program on the design of eligibility criteria for the Aspen Prize, Aspen convened a Data/Metrics Advisory Panel (DMAP), composed of policy experts, researchers...
Tags: Adult Education, Community Colleges, Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence
 The Aspen Institute is pleased to name the following 10 community college finalists for the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. Aspen's Finalist Selection Committee, comprised of...
Tags: Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, Adult Education, Community Colleges
  New Report Finds Major Gaps in the Way Community College Presidents are Recruited, Prepared for the Job, and Evaluated  Achieving the Dream and Aspen Institute call for urgent action to...
Tags: Adult Education, Community Colleges
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