Educating the Future Workforce and Closing the Global Skills Gap
P-TECH 9-14 School Model is a pioneering education reform initiative created by IBM, to prepare young people with the academic, technical and professional skills required for 21st Century Jobs and ongoing education. P-TECH represents the best of what public-private partnerships can look like, with students taking high school and college coursework simultaneously and engaging in industry-guided workforce development.
Read more about P-TECH here:
- Forbes: What Happens When Public and Private Sectors Join Forces to Create Opportunity
- Daily Camera: St. Vrain’s third P-TECH Class Getting a Head Start Through Summer Classes
- CNN Money: Why Corporate America is Recruiting High Schoolers
- NYTimes: A High School Education and College Degree All in One