Workplace Learning and Success Skills Development as a Tool for Upward Economic Mobility

This breakout session was moderated by Sarah Miller of CAEL (Council for Adult and Experiential Learning); Shayne Evans of The Academy Group; Kate Mulvey of USLI; and Jean Rattigan-Rohr of Elon University

If everyone lights one another’s candle, the room will grow exponentially brighter! 

Key Takeaways

  • Empower students with wrap-around (holistic) support
  • Create an educational continuum among external partners
  • Measure ROI so that programs demonstrate effectiveness when it comes to economic mobility

Follow-Up Tips from the Panelists

  • Find students and young people to mentor and support
  • Recognize your network of support and communicate with the moving parts