Closing the Skills Gap: The Role of Education

Jul 29 2:00 am


The skills gap in America—and how educational systems fail to prepare students for the workforce—are big concerns, particularly in a tough economy. Should schools focus on teaching skills in high demand to the exclusion of other subjects and disciplines?

Join us for a free webinar as online education pioneer Lynda Weinman, co-founder of, describes the most coveted jobs in America, and then compares them with the skills most requested by employers. Her hypothesis might surprise you, assigning high value to in-person education as well as online instruction.

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