Some recent reports and website highlighting work around the public workforce system.

Closing the Gap; 2012 skills survey of North Carolina employers: Summary and findings:

Philadelphia’s workforce development challenge: serving employers, helping job seekers and fixing the system:

Urban Institute: Assess metropolitan areas economic development and other activities with this interactive tool by the


A Government accounting office (GAO) assessment on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs administered by the federal government:

A report on online and hybrid course enrollment and performance in Washington State Community and Technical Colleges (and Virginia report too):