Standards exist to protect human health, safety, and the environment, as well as to ensure that different products work together. In the U.S. alone, there are more than 100,000 standards across all areas of industry. Standards enable you to make a phone call anywhere in the world, ensure that batteries…

A recent publication in Issues in Science and Technology-co-authored by Workcred’s Isabel Cardenas-Navia and New America’s Shalin Jyotishi-explores Learning and Employment Records (LERs), digital records detailing a person’s education, training, and work experience that are verified through a distributed system similar to blockchain. The article, “Everything You’ve Ever Learned,” explores…

Certification bodies provide broad access to materials, education, and/or training for certification exam preparation, ranging from endorsed curriculum delivered by postsecondary higher education institutions to self-study guide to online courses. Nearly 70% of certification bodies provide study guides to all individuals seeking their certifications, and work with a wide variety…

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