Taking a Tech Startup to the Next Level

According to the Center on Education and the Workforce, 8 million new jobs will be available in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine (STEMM) related fields by 2018. Cleveland will be a major player in providing STEM-related jobs, as the City is home to numerous tech startups, accelerators and incubators, STEM high schools, and […]

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Workforce Development and Alternatives in Higher Education

This project, with representatives from Morocco, Oman, Iraq and Saudi Arabia, will examine the role vocational education plays in providing Americans with training and skills tailored to fit targeted employment needs.  The group will be in Cleveland to see, firsthand, how increased investment in community college education impacts youth and life-long learners; the evolution of higher […]

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Workforce Development through the Community College Model

Visitors from Brazil, Cambodia, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Nepal, Saudi Arabia, and South Africa are coming to Cleveland to partake in dialogue about the challenges of reducing unemployment while addressing the issue of critical shortages in skilled U.S. employees in manufacturing, technology, healthcare, and other fields.  Their program will highlight the changing nature of jobs, work, […]

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