The SEED Center

A Green Career Pathways Framework: Postsecondary and Employment Success for Low-Income, Disconnected Youth

Resource: A Green Career Pathways Framework: Postsecondary and Employment Success for Low-Income, Disconnected Youth

Released July 2011, this report explores the extent to which this emerging green economy can offer a pathway out of poverty for low-income young people and offers guidance to youth programs about how to learn more about and access industry-driven green credentialing and career pathways development work within local communities or regions. The paper offers a multi-step Framework that outlines strategies for connecting to career pathway efforts and delineates a three-phase model design to inform the construction of on-ramp programming.

Source:
JFF

Sectors:
Energy EfficiencySustainability Education

Topics:
Employment Industry Projections, Innovative Practices & PartnershipsSkill Sets, Competencies & Career Pathways