Commission on the Skills of the American Workforce
A group of American business, government, civil rights and education leaders that proposed a new framework for American education to boost student performance and raise system efficiency. Their report, Tough Choices or Tough Times, is available online.
Workforce Development Program
Has provided policymakers, states, localities, and others the advice and assistance needed to build comprehensive workforce development systems that meet the needs of America's workers, jobseekers, and employers. In 2009, the WDSG joined forces with Jobs for the Future and created a new Workforce and Education Policy Group to forward this mission.
Provides school designs and instructional systems to help low performing schools raise their performance. America’s Choice partners with states, districts, and schools to deliver solutions to improve results for all students by providing high-quality materials, professional development, and technical assistance that bring increased rigor to instructional programs.