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With our Shortage of Skilled Workers, Career and Technical Education is Ready to be Taken Seriously

This story is part of Map to the Middle Class, a Hechinger Report series that explores how schools can prepare young people for the good middle-class jobs of the future. MANCHESTER, N.H. — It was tough to nail down a favorite: maybe the chicken cordon bleu with sweet potatoes. But...

HCWP Peer Exchange: Apprenticeship

The fourth Peer Exchange will take place on April 19, 2018 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 p.m. EST. The topic will focus on Apprenticeship and how to utilize this model to develop a skilled workforce. For decades, construction companies have valued apprenticeships for recruiting, developing, and retaining a skilled workforce. Apprenticeship programs...

NETWC Spotlights

Check out the programs and people who have recently been highlighted by the Northeast Transportation Workforce Center!     More women leaders needed for Transportation Projects Women leaders make a difference. Minority leaders make a difference. Small business leaders make a difference. Our transportation system touches everyone in our diverse...

National Transportation Training Directors upcoming Conference

Hold the Dates, October 7-11, in Chattanooga TN Each year NTTD highlights innovative training policies, programs and technologies that serve the unique needs of the transportation community, bringing together DOT staff and trainers, LTAP personnel, and national training resource experts from federal, university and private sector organizations. Members of the...

Auto Care Association Participates in Workforce Conference

“There’s a balance between the two programs of teaching necessary job skills through and apprenticeship program and developing those skills through active mentorship,” Hanvey said. “We have to nurture our industry’s most valuable asset, our workforce, throughout their careers to ensure future success.” Read more here!