Preparing K-8 Students for the Future of Work

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Automation and AI are transforming the economy. In K-12 education, preparation for the future of work has focused on improving career & technical education in high school. But the K-8 grades are critical for getting students and families ready for new opportunities in high school and beyond. We'll cover multiple perspectives on ways to expand opportunity and build equitable access by supporting educators, increasing offerings, and deeply engaging families beginning in elementary school.

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