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Presentain - Engage Your Audience | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it

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Basic Education for adults including English, English as a Second Language, Basic Math, College Readiness, and Vocational Education
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Atlantic Cape's math camp aims to help students save time, money

Atlantic Cape's math camp aims to help students save time, money | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
MAYS LANDING — Spending two weeks at Atlantic Cape Community College this summer could save Carlos Cardona, 19, as much as $1,000 in college tuition.
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This would be great for the Bridge Program next summer.

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Developmental Education Aligned to the Common Core State Standards: Insights and Illustrations

CCRC conducts research on community colleges and contributes to the development of practice and policy to promote success for all higher education students.
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Should be required reading.

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A New Way of Looking at Remedial Education - AACC 21st Century Virtual Center

A New Way of Looking at Remedial Education - AACC 21st Century Virtual Center | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
To successfully remake developmental education, educators must frame it in the context of students’ broader academic goals.
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Bill would expand chances for high school students to take community college courses | EdSource Today

Bill would expand chances for high school students to take community college courses | EdSource Today | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
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If high schools can offer community college classes, what about CA adult schools?

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White House Unveils $600 M for high-tech training

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Boot camp shortens path through developmental math

Boot camp shortens path through developmental math | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
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Boot camp through Pearson Education's My FoundationsLab.

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America’s College Drop-Out Epidemic: Understanding the College Drop-Out Population

Over 40% of full time four-year college students fail to earn a bachelor’s degree within six years, and many never complete their education. This CALDER Center paper describes this sizeable fraction of the U.S. higher education market and estimates counterfactual predicted probabilities of degree completion, had students made different initial postsecondary enrollment choices.
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Adult Schools can help reduce College Drop-out by helping non-traditional students get ready for college.

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Leading locally to address the skills gap

Leading locally to address the skills gap | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
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Adult education can do this, too!

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Provosts, business leaders disagree on graduates' career readiness | Inside Higher Ed

Provosts, business leaders disagree on graduates' career readiness | Inside Higher Ed | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
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Business leaders want employees who can write clear memos and develop coherent budgets.  

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Pathways | Northcentral Technical College

Pathways | Northcentral Technical College | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
NTC’s Career Pathways provide a framework for exploring college and career options.  All of the college’s program and certificate offerings are grouped into 17 Career Clusters, providing an organizing tool for exploring related career and program information.  Click on any of the 17 Career Pathways below for information on making a program and career choice that fits you, and begin your future today.
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Nice website!

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Renewed push to let community colleges award bachelor’s degrees | EdSource Today

Renewed push to let community colleges award bachelor’s degrees | EdSource Today | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
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Interesting discussion.....

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Westmoreland career center programs cut back skills gap

Westmoreland career center programs cut back skills gap | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
When a dozen students at Central Westmoreland Career and Technology Center in New Stanton sat down on Thursday to begin a computer-aided design class, they ...
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Just like we are planning to do for California.

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Colleges, students adapting to major shift in remedial education

Colleges, students adapting to major shift in remedial education | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
TAMPA — At first glance, it makes perfect sense in the college registration process: Place students who don’t perform at college levels in remedial courses to get them up to speed before they dive into the tough stuff.
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This is where adult education comes in to save time and money. Let adult schools handle developmental education. Technically it is high school or middle school material for adults. Let colleges teach college level material.

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Winners of Career Pathways grants lay out ambitious goals | EdSource Today

Winners of Career Pathways grants lay out ambitious goals | EdSource Today | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
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Ventura County was one of the winners and Conejo Unified School District is included.

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Simplifying Complexity in the Student Experience

Simplifying Complexity in the Student Experience | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it

Applies to adCCRC conducts research on community colleges and contributes to the development of practice and policy to promote success for all higher education students.

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Adult educators need to know about this.

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Videos - AACC 21st Century Virtual Center

Videos - AACC 21st Century Virtual Center | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
21st Century Initiative Implementation Sessions Implementation teams discuss recommendations set forth in the implementation guide, Empowering Community Colleges, at AACC’s 94th Annual Convention in Washington, D.C. Implementation Launch: Empowering Community Colleges to Build the Nation’s Future Sunday. April 6, 2014 – 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Increasing Completion Rates Sunday. April 6, 2014 – 10:15 …
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Developmental Education segment attended by Dr. Duran.

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Earn While You Learn: The Impact of Apprenticeship

Earn While You Learn: The Impact of Apprenticeship | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
Vice President Joe Biden’s new apprenticeship consortium highlights the need for hands-on workforce training.
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Obama, Biden Push for More Robust Job Training in High School, College - US News

Obama, Biden Push for More Robust Job Training in High School, College - US News | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
A new skills program will make apprenticeship work transferable as college credit.
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This is huge!

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What Germans Know Could Help Bridge U.S. Workers' Skill Gap

What Germans Know Could Help Bridge U.S. Workers' Skill Gap | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
American job training programs are failing to turn out enough skilled workers to fill job openings in the U.S. That's puzzling to some Europeans, who have a different system for training workers.
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Apprentice programs are due to make a come back in the state as the consortium requires us to plan for them.

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Adult Education Data Show Signs of Declining Investment - Ed Central

Adult Education Data Show Signs of Declining Investment - Ed Central | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
New America’s Federal Education Budget Project announces the addition of state and federal adult education data to its publicly available database.
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Pointing out the need for increased investment in adult education throughout the nation at a time when funding is in decline.

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Fostering a culture of success often requires an overhaul

Fostering a culture of success often requires an overhaul | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
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Adult eduction has a role to play here as well in preparing adults for college. These adults are often left out of the discussion which instead focuses on high school students.

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Manufacturing-Job Growth Prompts K-12 Training Effort

Manufacturing-Job Growth Prompts K-12 Training Effort | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
High schools are creating programs to prepare students for high-tech manufacturing jobs amid projections of a 42 percent increase in the sector by 2018.
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If K-12 needs to do more Manufacturing preparation, so does adult education...

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Supporting Working Adults at the Community College (Part 2)

Supporting Working Adults at the Community College (Part 2) | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
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This all applies to adult education as well.

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Adult Education: New regional consortia meld state programs

Adult Education: New regional consortia meld state programs | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it

Good that itAs the statewide affiliate of the American Federation of Teachers, the CFT represents faculty and other school employees in public and private schools and colleges, from early childhood through higher education.

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Good to note that the item is getting press in the union papers.

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New Census data on non-college credentials and the work force | Inside Higher Ed

New Census data on non-college credentials and the work force | Inside Higher Ed | Adult Education in Transition | Scoop.it
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Applies to adult school certification as well.

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