Resources

Blog posts

Three Ways Policymakers Can Support Apprenticeships during the Pandemic
April 9, 2020

America Can Skill Up Unemployed Workers Today for Tomorrow’s Jobs
March 26, 2020 

A Good Start for Scaling American Apprenticeships: Five Potential Improvements
March 17, 2020

How Students and Employers View Youth Apprenticeships
November 25, 2019

Five Common Misconceptions about Apprenticeships
April 22, 2019

Maryland teams up with England to expand apprenticeships
April 11, 2016

 

Impact Stories

Apprentice: Myah H. at Eckhart, Inc.

Employer: John Deere

Employer: Ruan Transportation Management Systems

Educator: Tennessee Valley Youth Apprenticeships

 

In the news

Apprenticeships: A Way to Create a Job-Ready Workforce (Part 1 and Part 2)
WLW-AM (Cincinnati, OH) – June 29, 2020
Bob Lerman Interviewed

IA Apprenticeship Program Touted as Career Launching Point
Iowa Public News Service – June 30, 2020
Zach Boren Quoted – Report Cited

Jimmy Sengenberger Show
KNUS-AM – July 4, 2020
Zach Boren Interviewed

Robert Lerman on Apprenticeships
EconTalk Podcast – July 6, 2020
Interview with Robert Lerman

Future Ready Program Helps Area Students Get a Head Start
Mix 107.3 KIOW (Forest City, IA) – July 7, 2020
Zach Boren Quoted  - Brief Cited

Why Youth Apprenticeships are So Important
New Country 99.1 – July 16, 2020
Interview with Diana Elliott – Project Cited | Brief Cited

Youth Apprenticeship Program Launched in Blount County
Public News Service – July 20, 2020
Zach Boren Quoted

A New Renaissance for Apprenticeships (Audio)
Issues Today with Bob Gourley – July 26, 2020
Interview with Zach Boren

 

Project collateral

Benefits of apprenticeship for students

Benefits of apprenticeship for employers

 

Research reports, briefs, and journal articles

A Look at Iowa’s Innovative High School Apprenticeship Program
July 22, 2020

Iowa High School Apprenticeships: Creating Pathways to Promising Careers
June 24, 2020 

CareerWise: Case Study of a Youth Apprenticeship Intermediary
June 10, 2020

Youth Apprenticeships in Georgia: Experiences and Recommendations
May 30, 2019

The Compelling Case for Youth Apprenticeships
July 18, 2018

Restoring Opportunity by Expanding Apprenticeship
July 18, 2018

 

Urban events and podcasts

Youth Apprenticeship: Connecting High School Students to Work-Based Learning
November 14, 2019 

Policy Matters: Reflections on the Past and Future of Apprenticeship
November 13, 2019