Associations play an important role in higher education
AUGUST 30, 2016
But with credentialing programs, MOOCs, conferences and other online offerings, associations can fill the skills gap. With an education system that is being disrupted, college students graduating with degrees that fail to provide them practical job skills and more adult and nontraditional learners than ever, associations stand at a crossroads,” Engel and Alcorn wrote. The education-to-employment system is broken and we need to understand why and what we can do to help,” Alcorn said.