ASQ - Education Division

College Preparation in the 21st Century

Abstract: By structuring the high school curriculum around application-based learning in context, the Academies of Nashville are preparing students for success in college and careers by providing the knowledge, skills and work habits that are crucial both in the classroom and the working world. Career-themed instruction improves students’ ability to understand the relevance of their education and encourages them to plan early for the post-secondary educational opportunities they will need to fulfill their long-term professional and personal goals.

Keywords: Career Development - Primary and Secondary Education Brief - 21st Century Skills

Already a member? Access this Content

You will need Adobe Reader to view this PDF document.
Download the free Reader from Adobe

  • Print this page
  • Save this page

Average Rating

Rating

Out of 0 Ratings
Rate this item

View comments
Add comments
Comments FAQ

ASQ News

 

STEM
Quality Approaches in Higher Education, current issue
Workforce Development Brief
Download All Articles
ASQ Education Briefs