How are manufacturers partnering with champions in education and government to develop qualified workers and advance systemic change in industry and education nationwide?
Jennifer McNelly, Sr. Vice President, The Manufacturing Institute, in conversation with Amee Godwin, of ISKME, for CompletionMatters.org, Conversations on College Completion, part 2.
With the goal to create 500K skilled workers in 5 years, The Manufacturing Institute is focusing on industry-based credentials and working to define "labor market value" with education partners. Jennifer McNelly discusses the importance of the development of human capital, that is, skilled workers with critical thinking and English language skills, on which the future of US economic development depends.
Watch part 1 of the interview: http://www.completionmatters.org/resource/video-industry-aligned-credentials-jennifer-mcnelly-tmi
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