SHIFT – Setting People Up For Success. Diverse And Innovative Ideas For Education And The Workplace

27 Sep 2017
10:15 am - 11:15 am
Red Lacquer Room

SHIFT – Setting People Up For Success. Diverse And Innovative Ideas For Education And The Workplace

How do we advance economic opportunity in this dynamic world? This session will focus on efforts to ensure that everyone has the skills they need for success. Matching talent and personalized career pathways and bringing essential skills such as literacy, language and job skills will be highlighted. Additional insights on first generation, credentials, and dual credit will be provided.

Moderator/Opening Speaker: Melissa Murer Corrigan, Vice President, Social Impact, ACT Center for Equity in Learning

Panelists: Mary E. Heiss, Senior Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs, American Association of Community Colleges (AACC),Chris Motley, Founder and CEO, Better Weekdays, Jessica Rothenberg-Aalami, CEO, Cell-Ed