New Skills for Youth

New Skills for Youth is a multi-year effort to support states as they transform their career preparation systems, led by the Council of Chief State School Officers, Advance CTE and the Education Strategy Group, generously funded by the JPMorgan Chase & Co.

  • Research/ Report
  • Guide/Tool
September 2018

This report from Education Strategy Group, Advance CTE and Council of Chief State School Officers provides a roadmap for how states can identify which credentials have labor market value and approaches to improve credential attainment and reporting.

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
February 2017

This snapshot profile describes New Jersey's work during Phase One of the New Skills for Youth initiative. 

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
May 2018

This executive summary provides an overview of the work New Skills for Youth states completed in 2017 and identifies common approaches these states took to transform their career readiness systems.

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
April 2018

This snapshot profiles Wisconsin's progress in the New Skills for Youth initiative. 

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
April 2018

This snapshot profiles Louisiana's progress in the New Skills for Youth initiative.

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
April 2018

This snapshot profiles Delaware’s progress in the New Skills for Youth initiative.

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
April 2018

This snapshot profiles Kentucky's progress in the New Skills for Youth initiative.

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
April 2018

This snapshot profiles Massachusetts’ progress in the New Skills for Youth initiative.

The Learning that Works Resource Center was developed through the New Skills for Youth initiative, a partnership of the Council of Chief State School Officers, Advance CTE and the Education Strategy Group, generously funded by JPMorgan Chase & Co