Tools

Accelerate TEXAS

Advancing Adult Students into Careers

Integrating basic skills with career and technical pathways to help adults acquire skills and certificates in high-demand occupations at 17 community colleges and college districts.

Lucretia Murphy
Senior Director
617.728.4446
lmurphy@jff.org

Tools

These three tools can be used by colleges and programs implementing or expanding integrated career pathways programs like Accelerate Texas.

  • The self-assessment tool is a useful way for documenting a college‚Äôs progress and remaining steps in implementing an integrated career pathways program.
  • The scaling plan worksheet is useful for thinking through how to grow programs over time, including identifying the partners and resources required for expansion.
  • The communications tool can help staff build targeted messaging about their program to generate support and recognition.

A PowerPoint deck about these topics is also available.