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101 Wacky ideas: Reclaiming a Nation of Pre-Graduates
 

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    • 101 WACKY IDEAS RECLAIMING A NATION OF PRE-GRADUATES
    • Population with Some College No. Talent Measures % of People Educational Attainment (Population 25 and Older) Less than High School 14.7% 903,015 High School Only 27.1% 1,664,743 Represents Some College 19.2% 1,179,449 25-33% AA Degree 6.7% 411,578 of adult Four-year Degree 32.3% 1,984,177 population Educational Attainment of Young Adults (25 to 34) Less than High School 12.7% 166,218 Four-year Degree 35.8% 468,552 Talent Dividend Goal 33.3% Additional degree holders 61,430 Source: 2007 American Community Survey Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area
    • Capturing the Talent Dividend Strategy Buckets: Re-engage adults with some college, no 4-year degree Increase transfer rate of students in 2-year institutions to 4-year institutions Retain current students for timely completion Increase college-going behavior of high school students
    • How can we encourage adults to re-enroll and finish?
    • Ethnographic Research NOT OUR TARGET • 4 cities • Participant journals • Excursions • In-home interviews
    • Our Target
    • Observed Journeys
    • Observed Journeys
    • Process • Expert interviews • Ideation salons • Evaluation • Refinement
    • TOP 5 WACKY IDEAS
    • #1: Pop-Up Classrooms Learning happens wherever and whenever people are open to it.
    • #2: Failure Lab Re-brand failure as a learning experience.
    • #3: Cause Centric Experience The cause is the lens for every learning experience.
    • #4: Learning Dashboard A personalized lifelong learning portal.
    • #5: Career Discovery Camp Restructure higher education to enable career sampling.
    • What will your city do to increase adult enrollment and completion?