October 27, 2017 by Nadine Ono

California college creates career pathway to train needed imaging techs

Very few formal programs exist to train on expensive, advanced equipment Read More »

Preparing an early education workforce for East Bay has innovative head start
October 25, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Preparing an early education workforce for East Bay has innovative head start

Program addressing shortage of Head Start educators earns Summit award Read More »

Workforce partnership between steel manufacturer, Inland Empire college shows real mettle
October 19, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Workforce partnership between steel manufacturer, Inland Empire college shows real mettle

Public-private learning center training ready-made manufacturing workers for region earns Summit award Read More »

Workforce Essentials: Giving a hand to stranded workers & more on tap for 2017 Summit
October 18, 2017 by Leah Grassini Moehle

Workforce Essentials: Giving a hand to stranded workers & more on tap for 2017 Summit

Check out more workforce development sessions added to big event next month Read More »

Elevate CA: Life experience shaped UC regent’s passion for expanding access to higher education
October 12, 2017 by Victor Abalos

Elevate CA: Life experience shaped UC regent’s passion for expanding access to higher education

Maria Anguiano aims to make a UC degree more affordable and valuable in 21st century economy Read More »

Modern water demands help irrigation technology program thrive at Central Valley college
October 12, 2017 by Nadine Ono

Modern water demands help irrigation technology program thrive at Central Valley college

Need for trained workforce expanded as need for water efficiency, innovation in agriculture also grew Read More »

Winning partnership to train needed aircraft techs takes flight in Antelope Valley
October 11, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Winning partnership to train needed aircraft techs takes flight in Antelope Valley

Thousands of jobs created by defense contract will be filled thanks to public-private collaboration Read More »

Why California needs plan to rescue workers “stranded” by technology
October 11, 2017 by Leah Grassini Moehle

Why California needs plan to rescue workers “stranded” by technology

Those displaced by automation and other trends deserve a workforce strategy to meet market needs Read More »

Public Higher Education is California’s Engine of Social Mobility
October 10, 2017 by Janet Napolitano

Public Higher Education is California’s Engine of Social Mobility

A college education is a proven bridge to the middle class. Read More »

Three promising partnerships connecting employers and education earn California Economic Summit award
October 05, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Three promising partnerships connecting employers and education earn California Economic Summit award

Winners will be in the spotlight next month to talk about engaging local employers in workforce development Read More »

Central Valley partnership readies underserved locals to fill construction workforce demand
October 04, 2017 by Nadine Ono

Central Valley partnership readies underserved locals to fill construction workforce demand

Pre-apprenticeship saves time and money by better preparing new workers to enter skilled labor pipeline Read More »

Workforce Essentials: Sneak a peek at workforce sessions at the 2017 Summit
October 04, 2017 by Leah Grassini Moehle

Workforce Essentials: Sneak a peek at workforce sessions at the 2017 Summit

Blue and Green Economies and health care sectors in the spotlight at this year's gathering Read More »

Report shows L.A. regional economy has a big gap in its workforce pipeline
October 03, 2017 by Ed Coghlan

Report shows L.A. regional economy has a big gap in its workforce pipeline

Talent gap and an aging population are upping the demand for more workers in middle-skill, middle-income jobs Read More »

Elevate CA: More empowered workers needed to grow California’s middle class
September 27, 2017 by Elizabeth Sholes

Elevate CA: More empowered workers needed to grow California’s middle class

Worker ownership combined with more training can help even low-skill workers raise their economic status Read More »

Elevate CA: Unions and private sector should work together to secure California’s economy
September 26, 2017 by Dave Regan

Elevate CA: Unions and private sector should work together to secure California’s economy

California has more than twice as many low-wage workers as union members Read More »

Elevate CA: San Diego school aims to knock down barriers to economic prosperity for all students
September 12, 2017 by Arnulfo Manriquez

Elevate CA: San Diego school aims to knock down barriers to economic prosperity for all students

Up to 100 students who struggled in traditional high school graduate every year from area charter Read More »

Elevate CA: The California State University is vital to state’s socioeconomic success
September 06, 2017 by Timothy P. White

Elevate CA: The California State University is vital to state’s socioeconomic success

More than 99% of jobs created since 2009 require more than high school. Here's how CSU is working to increase graduation rates and more. Read More »

Program awarding credit for experience helps fast forward college for working Californians
September 05, 2017 by Nadine Ono

Program awarding credit for experience helps fast forward college for working Californians

Central Valley college district program designed to attract workers looking to move up in their industry Read More »

SoCal community college student “leaned in” to build entrepreneurial spirit in students
August 29, 2017

SoCal community college student “leaned in” to build entrepreneurial spirit in students

Campus club at Glendale college connects mentors with would-be business owners Read More »

Workforce Essentials: Apps help schools and teachers reach students where they are – on their phones
August 25, 2017 by Leah Grassini Moehle

Workforce Essentials: Apps help schools and teachers reach students where they are – on their phones

Plus, read about a tech skills training center for rural Californians and a free-to-use labor market research database Read More »

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