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Ready and Working: Pathway Programs Are Changing What It Means to Be Career Ready

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Career Pathways initiatives are gaining momentum in districts and among community coalitions in part because they blur the line between older, traditional “career or college” education tracks. Learn more about what these initiatives look like here.

Competency-Based Micro-credentials are Transforming Professional Learning

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It's time to make way for micro-credentials -- the future of professional learning. There is nothing micro about how competency-based credentials have the potential to change the professional learning game on a MACRO-level.

Digital Promise and Facebook Developing New Micro-Credentials Program

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Digital skills are skyrocketing in demand. More than 8 in 10 middle-skill jobs (82%) require digital skills, and tech companies everywhere often have trouble finding suitable candidates. A new initiative of Digital Promise and Facebook is looking to change that.

New Partnership Empowers Educators to Excel

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A new partnership between K12 Inc. and Southern New Hampshire University will create a new masters degree aimed at educators teaching in online or blended settings and promises to advance excellence in K-12 online teaching.

Getting Smart Podcast | Accessible, Affordable, Achievable HigherEd for Working Adults

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Southern New Hampshire University has become one of the most important innovators in higher ed. In this episode, Tom interviews Paul LeBlanc, president of SNHU to learn how it’s become one of America’s leading non profit online universities, as well as hear more about the student experience and what LeBlanc’s learned about building a culture of innovation.

ASU Prep Digital: Empowering Students

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Online learning provides students around the world with access and opportunities that they may not have had available otherwise--advanced courses, more electives and world languages, and a different approach to a challenging topic. ASU Prep Digital is a great example.

How Writing Teachers Can Help Revolutionize Higher Education

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By: Denise Wydra. We’re drowning HigherEd students in content at the expense of the thinking skills they need for success outside the classroom. Here's one example of how we can change that.

3 Texting Tips to Nudge Incoming HigherEd Students to Success

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By: Brian Kathman. From completing college applications to registering for classes to applying for financial aid, students have an entire maze to navigate before their first day of class. Here's one way to help.

Learn to Earn: The Entrepreneurship Education Landscape

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Entrepreneurship education for adults is gaining momentum, and it has taken some interesting shapes. Here's what we found in a recent survey of leading entrepreneurship programs.

10 Current and Emerging Trends in Adult Learning

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We live in a world where the unexpected is the norm, and the only thing we can really be sure of in the future is that change will occur rapidly. What does this mean for adult learning? Here are 10 current and emerging trends.

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