Skill Development refers to the mastery of academic and technical content youth need in order to develop a range of non-academic, social and emotional, and employability skills. These skills are sometimes referred to as ‘soft skills’ and are seen as essential in order for youth to be successful in college, career, and beyond.
This study tour in Indianapolis, IN explored opportunities in policy & practice to create a system of high-quality alternative settings for at-risk populations.
This study tour in Oakland, CA gave participants with the opportunity to see how schools are promoting equity, diversity, & personalized learning to ensure all…
This study tour in Denver, CO explored how states can leverage opportunities under ESSA to create high-quality alternative settings to serve all students.
This study tour in Charleston, SC addressed how high-need rural schools are addressing the challenges of preparing students for college & career success.