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Connecting High School, College and the Labor Market: Evidence on the Scale-up of Career Pathways in California
(Center for Education Policy Analysis, 2019-05-01)
The author examines a new generation of Career and Technical Education (CTE) models that has shifted from isolated courses to sequences of study that integrate academics and skills in specific career areas. The study uses ...
From College to Jobs: Making Sense of Labor Market Returns to Higher Education
(Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2015-04-23)
In this article the authors provide an overview of labor market outcomes of postsecondary education and how they relate to education practitioners.
“Where We Are, Resistance Lives”: Black Women, Social Media, and Everyday Resistance in Higher Education
(Journal Committed to Social Change on Race and Ethnicity, 2019-12-11)
The discourse about activism (and problematic conflations with resistance) typically offer comparisons to the 1960’s Civil Rights Movement, examine first and second wave feminism, and situate apathy and fatigue as opposite ...
Unauthorized Alien Students: Issues and "DREAM Act" Legislation
Unauthorized aliens in the United States are able to receive free public education through high school. They may experience difficulty obtaining higher education, however, for several reasons. Among these reasons is a ...
Do Different Groups Invest Differently in Higher Education? Beyond the Numbers
On average, education accounts for about 2 percent of total annual expenditures by U.S. consumers, but this percentage varies greatly by demographic. Some groups appear to spend much more than others, so it is natural to ...
Women and Girls of Color: Addressing Challenges and Expanding Opportunity
As President Obama noted, women of color “struggle every day with biases that perpetuate oppressive standards for how they’re supposed to look and how they’re supposed to act. Too often, they’re either left under the hard ...
Sexual Violence at Institutions of Higher Education
Recent high-profile incidents of sexual violence on campus have heightened congressional and administrative scrutiny of the policies and procedures that institutions of higher education (IHEs) use to address such violence. ...
Science, Engineering, and Mathematics Education: Status and Issues
An important aspect of U.S. efforts to maintain and improve economic competitiveness is the existence of a capable scientific and technological workforce. A major concern of the 110th Congress may be regarding the future ...
Policy, Education and Social Change: Fifty Years of Progress
Fifty years ago, President Kennedy created the President’s Commission on the Status of Women (“Commission”) to conduct a comprehensive analysis of the status of women in America and produce recommendations for advancing ...
Unauthorized Alien Students, Higher Education, and In-State Tuition Rates: A Legal Analysis
Currently, federal law prohibits states from granting unauthorized aliens certain postsecondary educational benefits on the basis of state residence, unless equal benefits are made available to all U.S. citizens. This ...