AACC’s 21st Century Center blog captures promising practices on the topics of completion, college readiness, closing the skills gap, leadership development, advancing the mission and values of community colleges, and advocacy and funding. It is a continuation of the work of the 21st-Century Commission on the Future of Community Colleges.
Inside the Promise Zone
A new College Promise program is launched in Michigan. The post Inside the Promise Zone appeared first on AACC 21st Century Virtual Center.
At rural colleges, workforce development on a budget
Rural colleges work to address workforce development needs in geographic areas that may have lost key industries over the decades. The post At rural colleges, workforce development on a budget […]
Same town, new start
Workforce programs at a Kentucky college help displaced miners retrain and stay local. The post Same town, new start appeared first on AACC 21st Century Virtual Center.
Cannabis programs on the rise
More community colleges are developing courses to prepare students for the booming cannabis industry. The post Cannabis programs on the rise appeared first on AACC 21st Century Virtual Center.
TAACCCT as a model for future workforce efforts
The federally funded Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) program may have expired last year, but it can serve as a model to help both workers and employers who […]