Career-Ready Education Needs Colleges and Businesses Working Together
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Adam Peck, The Chronicle of Higher Education
Employers and higher-education professionals have similar goals. Colleges want to prepare students to be knowledgeable in their fields, excel in their careers, and be lifelong learners who can adapt to changes over time. To reach those worthy ideals, however, colleges and industries will need to work together, writes Adam Peck of Stephen F. Austin State University in this commentary.