Behind Every Employer

COABE and SkillsUSA are proud co-founders of Behind Every Employer, a national campaign that strategically connects companies with educational leaders across the country to provide solutions for the workforce talent challenges they face both today and in the future.

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Are you an educator that wants to highlight a successful industry/education partnership?

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Behind Every Employer Incentive Grant

COABE has partnered with Full Capacity Marketing (FCM) to provide an incentive grant and technical assistance to an adult education organization that can demonstrate effectiveness in engaging employers with multiple workforce and education partners. Note that you must register your organization to get on the Behind Every Employer locator map.

Congratulations to the Winner of the 2022 Behind Every Employer Incentive Grant: Monroe County Community Schools in Indiana.



Workforce Strand Sessions at COABE 2022

COABE hosts the largest annual convening of adult educators in the world. Our next conference will take place on April 11-13 in Seattle, WA or from the comfort of your laptop for those that wish to join virtually. The conference will include nearly 400 concurrent sessions and 15 thematic strands, one of which is workforce, hosted by ACTE and Jobs for the Future. Click here to review the sessions in the Workforce strand.

Employer Sessions
Behind Every Employer is generously
sponsored by EnGen.