Dane, North begin shipwright apprenticeships at CBMM | Life | stardem.com

ST. MICHAELS — The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has added two new shipwright apprentices to its team: Moses Dane of Albany, Calif., and Stephen North of New Hill, N.C.
— Read on www.stardem.com/content/tncms/live/

Despite focus from the administration, budget falls short on much needed investment in workforce and education programs | National Skills Coalition

National Skills Coalition is a broad-based coalition working toward a vision of an America that grows its economy by investing in its people so that every worker and every industry has the skills to compete and prosper.
— Read on m.nationalskillscoalition.org/news/blog/despite-focus-from-the-administration-budget-falls-short-on-much-needed-investment-in-workforce-and-education-programs

Why Aren’t There More Apprentices in America? — The James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal

Within the fractious realm of higher education policy, one of the few ideas to gain bipartisan support is the expansion of technical training.
— Read on www.jamesgmartin.center/2018/01/arent-apprentices-america/

Make Pell Work | National Skills Coalition

National Skills Coalition is a broad-based coalition working toward a vision of an America that grows its economy by investing in its people so that every worker and every industry has the skills to compete and prosper.
— Read on www.nationalskillscoalition.org/action/take-action/makepellwork

The NHS apprenticeships offering a new route to health and social care | Guardian Careers | The Guardian

As health and social care faces ongoing recruitment woes, new degree-level apprenticeships put clinical careers back in reach for more applicants
— Read on amp.theguardian.com/careers/2019/mar/05/the-nhs-apprenticeships-offering-a-new-route-to-health-and-social-care

$30M skilled trades training center coming to Detroit’s west side

$30M skilled trades training center coming to Detroit’s west side
— Read on amp.detroitnews.com/amp/3055215002

Can you Help? Are you involved in Degree Level Apprenticeships?

We are seeking feedback, to inform a Discussion Paper, on behalf of the International Labour Organization.

If you are involved in the development, delivery or promotion of Degree Level Apprenticeships we would appreciate it if you could complete the survey, by clicking on the link below.

We are looking for comments and contributions from anyone within USA, UK, Canada or Australia, who can speak to the challenges in development, the methods of delivery and the outcomes realized.

To participate in this study and contribute to the ongoing development of Degree Apprenticeships, click on the link below.

Please forward this link to anyone who you feel would also like to contribute.

We would like to especially hear from Employers, Higher Education Institutions, Apprenticeship Intermediaries, Government Agencies, Think Tanks and Apprentices.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Degree_Apprenticeships

If you word further info or clarification then please call Paul Champion on

+1 (443) 653 2121 or e-mail : usaapprenticeships@gmail.com

THANK YOU!