Resources

  • Research/ Report
November 2020

This resource from the National Governors Association examines lessons learned from the American Apprenticeship Initiative, a five-year $175 million-dollar federal investment to support the expansion of registered apprenticeship in the United States.

  • Research/ Report
November 2020

This resource from MDRC provides evidence for sector programs as a way state and local policy makers can help people obtain the skills necessary to find employment in industry sectors that are in-demand during and after the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

  • Guide/Tool
October 2020

This resource, developed by the National Center for Homeless Education and Advance CTE, identifies common access barriers to high-quality CTE, strategies to support learners experiencing homelessness, and key action steps state CTE leaders and coordinators can take to support these learners.

  • Research/ Report
October 2020

Striving to Thriving is a 16-month research project that used a mixed method approach to explore young people’s experiences of education and work with a specific focus on learners of color.

  • Research/ Report
October 2020

This cross-state analysis from Advance CTE examines how states have leveraged the development of Perkins V state plans to advance the dual priorities of expanding quality and increasing equity within their CTE systems.

  • Guide/Tool
October 2020

This resource from the Southern Regional Education Board summarizes 11 recommendations for industry sector partnerships.

  • Guide/Tool
October 2020

This resource from JFF is designed to support intermediary organizations in gauging their capacity and effectiveness in leading and supporting the creation, improvement and sustainability of high-quality career pathways for learners who are Black, Latinx, and/or experience poverty.

  • Case Study
  • Research/ Report
October 2020

The Promising Credentials report highlights to all sectors of Hawaii (labor, postsecondary, secondary, workforce) whether the credentials learners are earning provide clear pathways to employment that pay family sustaining wages.