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College Is Still Worth It

This Inside Higher Ed article, affirms that higher education is still vital and truly worth it to pursue it. The article is written by Anthony Carnevale, director of the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.
January 14, 2011
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The Best, and the Rest

November 30, 2010 Dr. Carnevale lists the many benefits of going to an elite college or university, and notes the growing inequality between them and the less prestigious institutions, as well as the students who attend them.  
November 30, 2010

Educating against Outsourcing

September 14, 2010 In "Count on the College Premium," Stephen Rose points out that doomsday jobs forecasts are an American tradition and argues that the jobs, particularly those requiring postsecondary education, will come back.  
September 14, 2010

Measuring Green Jobs

August 31, 2010 The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act have invested almost $100 billion in the “green economy.” This includes money for everything from workforce development and training, to research on cutting-edge technologies, to tax breaks for homeowners who weatherize their houses. In 2010, The Center on Education and the Workforce was awarded, along with eight state partners.
August 31, 2010