In giving career advice to high schoolers, younger Americans encourage them to follow their dreams while older adults tell them to get jobs in a STEM field.
The U.S. Latino population, the principal driver of U.S. demographic growth since 2000, has itself evolved during this time.
More Republicans offer a cold than warm view of college professors when asked to rate them on a “feeling thermometer.”
People around the world disagree about which is more important to emphasize in school: creative thinking or basic academic skills and discipline.
Many Americans look to elementary and secondary schools to provide the building blocks people need for a successful career.
Americans owed more than $1.3 trillion in student loans at the end of June, more than two and a half times what they owed a decade earlier.
Republicans have grown increasingly negative about the impact of colleges and universities on the United States. But last year, most Republicans said that colleges do well in preparing people for good jobs in today’s economy.
Read key facts about foreign graduates of U.S. colleges working in the country under the Optional Practical Training program.
Four-in-ten Millennial workers ages 25 to 29 had completed at least a bachelor’s degree in 2016, compared with 32% of Generation X workers and smaller shares of the Baby Boom and Silent generations when they were in the same age range.
As robots, automation and artificial intelligence perform more tasks and there is massive disruption of jobs, experts say a wider array of education and skills-building programs will be created to meet new demands.