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ICR Future: Critical Need for High School Internships in ICR

​Availability of workforce is a top concern for our region’s employers. Building a strong talent pipeline is an important tactic in building ICR Iowa’s workforce pool. ICR Future and Kirkwood Community College’s Workplace Learning Connection are focused o…
Availability of workforce is a top concern for our region’s employers. Building a strong talent pipeline is an important tactic in building ICR Iowa’s workforce pool. ICR Futur……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/11/icr-future-critical-need-high-school-internships-icr

ICR IOWA Partners with ACT on New "Soft Skills" Pilot Program

ICR Iowa recently announced the launch of a new pilot focused on strengthening social emotional learning in area schools. The pilot is a partnership between the ICR Future Coali……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/03/icr-iowa-partners-act-new-soft-skills-pilot-program

ICR IOWA Partners with ACT on Social and Emotional Learning Assessment Pilot for Local Schools

​Social and emotional learning skills and character strengths play a key role in achieving success in school and in life. Additionally, employers have been expressing their need for employees with strong soft skills for decades. Yet since most students ar…
Social and emotional learning skills and character strengths play a key role in achieving success in school and in life. Additionally, employers have been expressing their need fo……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/08/icr-iowa-partners-act-social-and-emotional-learning-assessment-pilot-local-schools

ICR Future Hosts Generational Expert for Session on the Potential of Young People

​ICR Future is a coalition of educators, employers, and organizations working together to develop the future workforce in Iowa City-Cedar Rapids (ICR). The coalition was launched in 2018 and includes more than 130 members, with goals to increase the numbe…
ICR Future is a coalition of educators, employers, and organizations working together to develop the future workforce in Iowa City-Cedar Rapids (ICR). The coalition was launched i……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/09/icr-future-hosts-generational-expert-session-potential-young-people

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