Program Quality

Resources on topics such as program approval, accreditation, standards, programs of study, evaluation, personalized learning and academic-technical integration

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
April 2018

This snapshot profiles Wisconsin's progress in the New Skills for Youth initiative. 

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
March 2019

This snapshot profiles Ohio's progress in the New Skills for Youth initiative for the 2018 calendar year. 

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
March 2019

This snapshot profiles Massachusetts' progress in the New Skills for Youth initiative for the 2018 calendar year.

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
March 2019

This snapshot profiles Wisconsin's progress in the New Skills for Youth initiative for the 2018 calendar year.

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
March 2019

This snapshot profiles Kentucky's progress in the New Skills for Youth initiative for the 2018 calendar year. 

  • Research/ Report
September 2018

This report from Education Commission of the States (ECS) outlines state-level policy components to ensure high-quality work-based learning opportunities for learners. 

  • Research/ Report
June 2018

This report from Pearsons and Jobs for the Future concludes that the United States is experiencing a new wave of postsecondary education reform called "demand driven education" and examines promising practices from the U.S. and U.K. to support a demand driven education system.

  • Case Study
  • Guide/Tool
April 2018

This report by the Foundation for Excellence in Education provides a guide to build strong cross-sector partnerships among secondary education, postsecondary institutions, and business and industry to develop and strengthen career pathways for learners.

The Learning that Works Resource Center was developed through the New Skills for Youth initiative, a partnership of the Council of Chief State School Officers, Advance CTE and the Education Strategy Group, generously funded by JPMorgan Chase & Co