PelotonU, a pioneer of the hybrid college, is rethinking its approach in the wake of the pandemic. We talked to the nonprofit's co-founders about what has proven essential (coaching, and a lot of it) and what is open to change.
We talk with Burck Smith, founder of StraighterLine, about why the online course revolution hasn't materialized—and why he believes it still will.
Community college nonprofit that was one of the pioneers of the student success movement is now shifting its focus to include social and economic mobility. We talked with the group's CEO about why.
Texas State Technical College, a leader in focusing on employability, is working with an upstart accreditor focused on career outcomes. We talked with the college's leader about why.
America Achieves unveils a policy playbook to help state and local governments decide how to best spend federal aid from last year’s $1.9T American Rescue Plan. We talked with the group's CEO about its recommendations.
We talk with researchers at Northeastern's Center for the Future of Higher Education and Talent Strategy about their recent research on workplace learning and what employers want from college partners.
Andy Chan touched a nerve almost a decade ago when he argued in a TEDx talk that "career services must die." Since then, his ideas have gone mainstream. We caught up with him about what's changed for career development and what's next.
Chicago-based One Million Degrees has a proven track record of providing quality holistic supports. Outgoing CEO Paige Ponder talked to Work Shift about what the organization has learned through time and research, and why it's so hard to scale.
Western Governors University graduated nearly 50,000 last year. WGU president Scott Pulsipher talks with us about policies that can help expand access for working learners and whether CBE might finally have its moment.
The Univ. of Washington is a national research university and one of the top degree producers—yet it’s betting big on a lifelong-learning curriculum based on short credentials. Work Shift talks with the head of the university’s Continuum College about that move.