System Component 1: Cross-Sector Partnerships
Creating sustained collaboration among multiple stakeholders who work together to build a local pathways system.
Action Steps for Cross-Sector Partnerships – This short document by NC3T provides a list of sample action steps for developing various aspects of Cross-Sector Partnerships.
Positive Evidence for Integrated Pathways Systems – This document from NC3T provides a summary of key evidence demonstrating the positive impact of an integrated pathways System.
Pathways System Metrics – This short document lists a series of metrics that can be used to measure the progress of a pathways system.
Pathways System Cost Centers – This document from NC3T describes the various activities and strategies that may impact spending for members of a Pathways Partnership.
Creating Career Pathways in Colorado : A Step-by-Step Guide – This publication, created by the Colorado Workforce Development Council, describes action steps for creating pathway programs aimed at adult learners.
Collective Impact Journal Article – This article from the Stanford Social Innovation Review provides important insights into the role of the intermediary/backbone organization in bringing organizations together to work on shared social and workforce challenges.