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Fostering Collaboration to Strengthen Hawaii’s Talent Pipeline

Maui County Pilot Creates Pathway to In-Demand Healthcare Jobs Through Strada’s recent work in the state of Hawaii, industry collaboration is driving innovation and strengthening the talent pipeline in Maui County’s healthcare system with an ambitious goal in mind: bring key stakeholders together to improve health outcomes for residents of the islands while creating pathways to in-demand healthcare careers for…

Connecting Education and Careers in Paradise

Did you know that Hawaii is the most isolated population center on Earth? While this is great trivia knowledge, it also is an important point to consider when thinking about the challenges the state faces in economic and workforce development. Currently tourism, health care and the military are the primary drivers of Hawaii’s economy. Hawaii struck economic development gold with…

New School Year, New Approach to STEM Education in Hawaii

As the calendar hits Aug. 1 in Hawaii, students from around the islands will return to school. For thousands of local students, there will be a new project-based STEM curriculum provided by Project Lead The Way awaiting them — and more than a hundred teachers newly trained in the hands-on curriculum ready to help students embrace the new opportunity. STEM…