By Vickie Choitz
and Marcie Foster
As your state teams in the Career Pathways Institute are likely discovering, the process of developing a career pathway effort is necessarily a collaborative endeavor across state agencies that, traditionally, may be seen as distinct entities with very different goals. In fact, the states that have made the most progress toward realizing a statewide pathways framework recognize that creating a supportive, open-entry, and seamless education and training experience for lower-skilled adults and youth...
Thank you for making the Career Pathways Institute 2010 a tremendous success! Federal staff from the Department of Labor and the Department of Education and your coaches all left feeling inspired by your vision and plans moving forward. We are available to support your on-going work in whatever ways we can. Take a look at the photo gallery
of the institute to see your hard work in action. See the "Vision 2012"
chart as a reminder of where you envisioned you were headed before the institute and the "Career Pathways Breakthroughs"
that you shared during the closing session...