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New Article by Mike Rose – Time to help college professors be better teachers

March 22nd 2013 - News Release

Mike Rose  “If we want more students to succeed in college, we have to turn full attention to the craft of university-level teaching. What’s at stake is not only increasing graduation rates but providing a quality education for those who, a generation or two ago, might not have seen college as possible.” Click here to […]

A GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY: Strategies to Focus Adult Education on College and Career

March 14th 2013 - News Release

 “Other states have confronted the same challenges with which California is now wrestling. Some have made major strides in redesigning their education and workforce systems to accelerate students’ acquisition of basic math and English skills and improve students’ success in accessing and completing postsecondary programs connected to labor market opportunities.” A GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY: Strategies to […]

California Workforce Association 14th Annual Youth Employment Conference Defy the Predictable

December 3rd 2012 - News Release

California Workforce Association 14th Annual Youth Employment Conference Hyatt Regency Orange County: January 15-17, 2013  Defy the Predictable This dynamic conference showcases successful strategies in program design and implementation that are making a difference for at-risk and opportunity youth – those unconnected to school or work – and highlights unique and productive partnerships and collaborations.  Education […]

Webinar on Broadening the Benefits of Dual Enrollment

August 31st 2012 - News Release

YOU’RE INVITED TO A WEBINAR ON Broadening the Benefits of Dual Enrollment Reaching Underachieving and Underrepresented Students with Career-Focused Programs This free webinar features the results of a three-year study showing that career-focused dual enrollment programs can provide important benefits for disadvantaged students. Register today to learn recommendations for policymakers and dual enrollment practitioners, and to interact […]

California Skills Gap Spurs Community College ‘Career Pathways’ Job Training

August 3rd 2012 - News Release

“California already has some career-pathways programs, which are supposed to change ‘the way in which we approach students who have basic skills needs, or who are not quite college ready, but who with the right support could be there very quickly.’ “ A new Huffington Post article highlights the role of California community colleges in […]

The Stuart Foundation is Hiring

August 3rd 2012 - News Release

The Stuart Foundation is seeking a Senior Program Officer for Foster Youth College Access and Success. The Senior Program Officer is a member of the Child Welfare Team and works in close collaboration with the Child Welfare Director to implement the activities necessary to achieve the vision, direction and intended impact of the child welfare program. The position plays a connective, collaborative […]

Broadening the Benefits of Dual Enrollment

July 26th 2012 - News Release

“The Concurrent Courses initiative has laid a foundation for strengthening the high school to college transition. In just three years, partnerships implemented and enhanced programs that provided college exploration and dual enrollment offerings to California students who had not previously had those opportunities.” Broadening the Benefits of Dual Enrollment Reaching Underachieving and Underrepresented Students with Career-Focused Programs A […]

CLP is Hiring!

June 15th 2012 - News Release

The Career Ladders Project (CLP) is seeking two Program Assistants who will provide quality administrative and logistical support to advance educational program and operational goals. Both positions are based in the Career Ladders Project office in Oakland, CA. To read the full job description, click here.

New Green Transportation Collaborative Video

May 10th 2012 - News Release

Led by Skyline College in partnership with Contra Costa College, Long Beach City College and the Automobile Services Councils of California, GTC brought together automotive faculty, industry and workforce leaders to develop hybrid and electric vehicle repair training programs, improve automotive career pathway design, and train individuals for entry level and advancement in green transportation technology careers. This brief new video […]

Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Repair Workshop for Faculty

April 19th 2012 - News Release

Skyline College is hosting a Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Repair Workshop for faculty, June 15 – 22 and June 25 – 29.  The workshop is designed to enable CCC faculty and other educators to step out of the classroom and into practical H/EV field work through hands-on experience and training with the most recent diagnostic […]