Tags community college

Jill Biden promotes community colleges' role in workforce development

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks ago

Two-year colleges are essential to educating students and workers to develop a strong, skilled workforce, the incoming first lady said.

Rural community colleges get a shot at new learning programs

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

The nonprofit Education Design Lab will partner with five community colleges to implement new pathways to postsecondary education for students in rural communities.

Community colleges team up with governors to reskill workers during pandemic

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

After widespread job loss during the pandemic, the Reskilling and Recovery Network aims to provide workers with programs and resources to reenter the workforce.

Phishing attack exposes personal information of 5,000 at community college

by Colin Wood • 10 months ago

Email addresses, home addresses, phone numbers and Social Security numbers were exposed in a phishing campaign that fooled about 20 employees.

Students can simultaneously earn associate and bachelor's degrees through Purdue University Global

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

Through "reverse transfer" programs and partnerships with community colleges, the public university is streamlining the credit transfer process.

Pilot aims to bolster cybersecurity programs at 10 U.S. colleges

by Patience Wait • 2 years ago

The Department of Education looks to upgrade programs at community colleges by administering million in grants.

​California making headway on plans for first fully online community college

by Ryan Duffy • 2 years ago

California Gov. Jerry Brown shared details about how his state is getting closer to rolling out its first fully online community college.

How community college is helping to fill Indiana's 85,000 open jobs

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

Ivy Tech Community College's 15 partnerships with big tech companies are designed to address the state's workforce needs.

EdTech gurus talk about ConnectED at SXSWedu

by Corinne Lestch • 6 years ago

Richard Culatta, director of the Office of Educational Technology for Obama, will speak about the ConnectED and Future Ready initiatives.