POLICY AND PRACTICE NEED TO BE FRAMED IN TERMS OF COLLEGE AND CAREER READINESS
That students graduating high school and opportunity youth returning to learning environments, as well as adults re-entering the education to workforce are provided opportunities to be ready for college and careers
Studies show that students are not as prepared for the future as they should be. According to policy advocates, eight out of 10 Illinois employers indicate that postsecondary education is crucial for employee success.
This is why EdSystems has been involved in the development of various components of college and career readiness work in Illinois since 2012.