Summer Bounty: A Wealth of Opportunity with Partner 4 Work
A string of recent grants and awards has put Partner4Work on a new footing toward expanding career education opportunities through extensive partnerships with regional career & technical education centers, education service agencies, and nonprofits supporting learners preparing to join the workforce.
Helping Youth Explore the Realities of Today’s Economy
Susie Puskar discusses workforce development initiatives for youth in Allegheny County
Preparing Students to Roll with Change
To prepare students to adapt with the changing world, the education system must teach resourcefulness, creativity, collaboration, and innovation.
Pittsburgh’s Pipeline Problem and How the City is Solving it
The city isn’t graduating enough children with the skills they need to meet future employer demand. Here’s how schools are working with local businesses and technology firms to do something about it.
STEM-ing the Tide of Long-Term Unemployment
Strengthening STEM knowledge prepares students for the lucrative, high-demand jobs of the future.
Don’t Overlook Manufacturing as a STEM Career
In discussions of how to build the future STEM workforce, modern manufacturing jobs usually don’t make the short list. Here’s why they should.