Promoting Pathways to Good Jobs: Strada Education Network – Education Article

Since 2014, Strada Education Network has invested more than $100 million to help more Americans get a good first job. Strada is a national social impact organization dedicated to strengthening the pathways between education and employment. Strada is based in Indianapolis. After operating as a federal student loan guarantor (formerly known as USA Funds) since 1960, Strada transformed itself into a national social impact enterprise with a mission of “Completion With a Purpose.” Former Assistant Secretary of Education Carol D’Amico has been…

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Guided Pathways and Meta-Majors | Getting Smart – Education Article

My oldest son, who will graduate from college in June of 2020, leaves in a month for an internship in Los Angeles. My youngest son heads off to college, again in LA, in August. I constantly think about their pathway through college and wonder if they will be prepared to enter the workforce. My children are prime examples of the importance of support networks and effective mentors. They are carving their own pathway, but they have road maps, field guides,…

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