This section documents recent advancements and opportunity creation for youth and adults in nontraditional post-secondary education. Topics covered include job training, licensing, short-term courses, technical preparation and education, and welfare-to-work programs.

IBM Innovations Award in Transforming Government, January 1, 2007

The Institute of Technical Education of Singapore was formerly a last resort for low-achieving students. It underwent a ten-year reform plan revamping irrelevant curriculum, upgrading learning environments, and instating new academic requirements for current teachers.