UpSkill America is an employer-led movement to expand opportunity for America’s workers and allow our economy and communities to thrive. As part of our mission to advance the upskilling movement, we are pleased to share the following news.
Children’s Hospital Colorado (Children’s Colorado) announced a partnership with Guild to provide comprehensive, accessible education opportunities to employees. Eligible employees have access to tuition-free learning through Guild’s more than 75 programs from more than 25 learning providers, making it the first pediatric hospital system to offer these benefits to employees. Programs include undergraduate and graduate degree options, as well as high school completion, college prep, English language learning and certificates. Additionally, team members will have access to more than 200 additional programs within Guild’s learning marketplace that Children’s Colorado will fund up to $5,250 per year. The catalog of programs is tailored for and aligned with Children’s Colorado’s mission and vision. Focus areas include healthcare, business, technology, psychology, hospitality and more. Read more.
Even as the pandemic continues to impact our economy and society, we are pleased to see employers like Children’s Colorado remain committed to advancing the upskilling movement. We hope other organizations find innovative ways to promote upskilling during this challenging time.
Tweet .@ChildrensColo’s new education benefit includes degrees, certificates, high school completion, college prep, and ESL, plus more than 200 programs in @GuildEducation’s marketplace funded up to $5,250 per year.
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