May 29th, 2014

PRESS RELEASE: Inland Empire Business Leaders Release Report, Cite Skills Gap Concerns Highlight Linked Learning as Innovative Education Approach and Solution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 29, 2014 Contact: Jennifer Ortega, California State Director, 916-837-3904, jortega@americasedge.org; Meghan Moroney, Communications Director, 415-450-1913, mmoroney@americasedge.org   Inland Empire Business Leaders Release Report, Cite Skills Gap Concerns  Highlight Linked Learning as Innovative Education Approach and Solution  ONTARIO, Calif. – Local business ...
May 28th, 2014

MEDIA ADVISORY: Inland Empire Business Leaders Release Report, Cite Skills Gap Concerns

**EVENT Advisory for THURSDAY, MAY 29**  Inland Empire Business Leaders Release Report, Cite Skills Gap Concerns Highlight Linked Learning as Innovative Education Approach and Solution ONTARIO, Calif. – A new report by Ready Nation/America’s Edge estimates that, by 2025, California employers will face a deficit of 2 million workers to fill middle- and high-skill ...
May 13th, 2014

PRESS RELEASE: Coalition of 1,000 business leaders calls for quality preschool expansion to drive economic growth

Coalition of 1,000 business leaders calls for quality preschool expansion to drive economic growth Data in NIEER State Preschool Yearbook is Cause for Alarm Contact: Chris Beakey, email: cbeakey@americasedge.org (WASHINGTON, DC) ReadyNation/America's Edge, a coalition of more than 1,000 business leaders from across the country, is calling for an unprecedented expansion of quality ...
April 24th, 2014

PRESS RELEASE: Ensuring the Central New York Region’s Global Success

PRESS RELEASE Thursday, April 24th   Ensuring the Central New York Region’s Global Success Reversing our “skills gaps” through high school education models and rigorous standards SYRACUSE, NY – Central New York business leaders released a ReadyNationAmerica’s Edge* report in Syracuse today that outlines the current and anticipated “skills gaps” in the state’s workforce.  Included in the ...
April 23rd, 2014

MEDIA ADVISORY: Ensuring the Central New York Region’s Global Success

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Chris Beakey, Communications Directorcbeakey@americasedge.orgCell: 302/448-0253, Office: 202/464-7016 Jenn O’Connor, New York State Directorjoconnor@americasedge.orgCell: 518/817-1107         **Media Advisory for WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23rd **  Ensuring the Central New York Region’s Global Success Reversing our “skills gaps” through high school education models and rigorous standards   SYRACUSE, NY – ...
April 15th, 2014

PRESS RELEASE: Business Leaders: Early Learning Provides Significant Economic Boost in Illinois

    For release:  10:30 a.m. CT, April 15, 2014 Media contact:  Sean Noble – cell: 312-502-5566; email snoble@americasedge.org   Business Leaders: Early Learning Provides Significant Economic Boost in Illinois  New research fuels call to protect, strengthen early childhood programs   Investments in early care and education provide an impressive and nearly immediate business boost for local communities throughout Illinois, ...
April 11th, 2014

MEDIA ADVISORY: Business leaders tout economic boost of early education investments in Illinois

    CONTACT:  Sean Noble – snoble@americasedge.org, work: 312-288-8229; cell: 312-502-5566   NEWS ADVISORY   Business leaders tout economic boost of early education investments in Illinois New research fuels call to protect, strengthen early childhood programs   Every public dollar invested in early care and education produces an impressive and nearly immediate boost for businesses throughout Illinois.  Plus, these investments hold enormous potential to create thousands more jobs and generate more than ...
March 21st, 2014

PRESS RELEASE: Assemblymember Gonzalez Visits Career Academies at Hilltop High School

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, March 21 2014 Contact: Meghan Moroney, (415) 450-1913, mmoroney@americasedge.org   Assemblymember Gonzalez Visits Career Academies at Hilltop High School Chula Vista, Calif. – Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) toured Hilltop High School today to see first-hand how Linked Learning is preparing students for the future and providing a pipeline of qualified employees to businesses in the San Diego region. Assemblywoman Gonzalez met with business leaders and educators ...
March 13th, 2014

PRESS RELEASE: Economic Benefits of Early Childhood Programs Report Released

Economic Benefits of Early Childhood Programs Report Released FRANKFORT, KY (March 13, 2014) – Gov. Steve Beshear and Kentucky business leaders urged support for quality early childhood care and education programs after they announced a report showing that investments in such programs provide a significant economic boost for businesses and help develop a skilled workforce. ...
March 13th, 2014

MEDIA ADVISORY: Gov. Beshear, Prichard Committee news conference to release economic report on early childhood education

   Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of the Governor MEDIA ADVISORYMarch 12, 2014    Contact:  Kerri Richardson502.564.2611502.330.6633   Terry Sebastian 502.564.2611 502.229.6130   Gov. Beshear, Prichard Committee news conference to release economic report on early childhood education WHO:...