Help Wanted: Projecting Jobs and Education Requirements Through 2018– Coverage by Report


Community colleges teach vocational skills–and a whole lot more

In this Washington Post article, Jeffrey J. Selingo writes about President Trump’s comments on vocational education during a congressional retreat. Selingo pulls from the report, “Help Wanted: Projecting Jobs and Education Requirements Through 2018” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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College graduates earn 84% more than high school grads, study says

This LA Times article presents statistics revealing that college graduates earn 84% more than high school graduates. The article quotes Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce report: “The College Payoff: Education, Occupations, Lifetime Earnings.”

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’Skills gap’ leaves firms without worker pipeline

This FOX News article, says that the “skills gap” in the United States is leaving organizations without qualified workers. The article quotes the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce report: “Help Wanted: Projections of Jobs and Education Requirements Through 2018.”

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2 Million ‘Open Jobs’? Yes, But U.S. Has A Skills Mismatch

In this NPR article, Mark Memmott says that the United States currently faces a skills mismatch problem. Memmott quotes Anthony Carnevale, director of the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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Getting to 60 Percent: How to Close America’s Education-Employment Gap

This Huffington Post article explains what America’s needs to do to close the gap between education and employment. The article is written by Anthony Carnevale, director of the  Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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Community-College Summit Focuses on Preparing Adult Learners for Careers

In this The Chronicle of Higher Education article, Jennifer Gonzalez reveals that institutions are creating policies to encourage adults to earn degrees or certificates. Gonzalez quotes Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce report: “Help Wanted: Projections of Jobs and Education Requirements Through 2018.”

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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.

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Count on the ‘College Premium’

This New York Times article says that a dim future is an American worker national pastime. The article is written by Stephen Rose, researcher at the  Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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