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Workforce Training and Education Trends

Staying current in your field is the goal for most professionals, especially academics. I subscribe to a number of publications, many of which are newsletters. One of the newsletters that I receive is Workforce Monitor. Its most recent issue was notable for a number of reasons.

George Lorenzo reported about a recent webinar hosted by George Washington University’s Non-Degree Credentials Research Network.

Five Days: Provoking Thought about Inequality in Baltimore

Earlier this week, I received my copy of Wes Moore’s latest book, Five Days. Co-authored with journalist Erica Green, Five Days depicts the unrest in the city of Baltimore after the death of Freddie Gray, a black man whose “rough ride” in a Baltimore City Police Department (BCPD) van led to his death. The authors tell the story as the events unfold through the eyes of Moore and eight other Baltimoreans.