New England’s economy has improved, but economic opportunity and skills gaps contribute to slower growth in employment, income and social mobility than experienced in previous recoveries from recessions. With an aging population and relatively slow natural growth rates in the labor force, these gaps put the future of the New England economy at greater risk than that of other regions.
NEBHE is excited to launch the North Star Collective (NSC), a group of 13 #NewEngland institutions committed to #reparativejustice and uplifting #BIPOC faculty. The pilot year will include equity work on campuses and a BIPOC Faculty Fellowship
SREB's Charlotte Dailey will join colleagues from @mhec12, @wicheEDU and @nebhe during a session at @HeyOpenEd on Oct. 20 at 1 pm EDT to discuss how the regional compacts are working together to encourage national scaling of #OER in higher ed and K-12.