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Gretchen Syverud

Gretchen supports state efforts to increase postsecondary attainment through Lumina’s state policy agenda.  Gretchen previously served as the associate director of policy and research at the New England Board of Higher Education (NEBHE), an interstate compact of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and, Vermont. She led NEBHE’s policy team...Read bio »

Report shows how states are preparing for growth in ‘middle-skill’ jobs

June 07, 2018

A new national report on preparing workers for middle-skill jobs shows how states are measuring the amount of training that each has in its workforce, a big step toward strengthening the links between education, training, and high-quality employment.

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Studies show how states can improve education after high school

March 06, 2018

States looking to raise the overall numbers of working-age residents with education and training after high school would benefit from focusing on populations who haven’t been well served in the past by colleges, universities, and other postsecondary education providers.

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