Workforce Development


Partnerships are critical

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — The most innovative ideas and initiatives in workforce education are being developed by partnerships involving community colleges, industry groups, foundations and nonprofits. Key players in some of these efforts described their…


TAACCCT grantees to carry on

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — Community college leaders who have worked on federal Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) grants are hoping to keep the momentum going as federal funding winds down. Sustaining…




International inspirations

As the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) expands its Registered Apprenticeship College Consortium (RACC) among community colleges and employer partners, those involved are looking to countries like Germany and Switzerland for inspiration. In some cases,…





Sending clear signals

Editor’s note: This article comes from the December/January issue of theCommunity College Journal, which is published by the American Association of Community Colleges. Credentialing programs in the U.S. are many and varied: Degrees, professional certifications,…