What would our country look like if more Americans could thrive in higher education? What if more employers recognized and rewarded skills and experience developed outside the classroom? How would our country — and its promise of economic mobility — improve?
Strada Education Network is a new kind of social impact organization working to improve lives by forging clearer and more purposeful pathways between education and employment.
We help lifelong learners chart more effective pathways to social and economic mobility.
Our network’s diverse expertise addresses challenges from multiple angles.
Through research and collaboration, we are working to build a system that puts learners at the center.
We are on a mission to help 60 million Americans chart new pathways to social and economic mobility through education.
44 million working-age adults who face the greatest income and educational inequities.
10 million college students who face systemic barriers to achieving their educational goals.
6 million opportunity youth who are not currently in school, training, or working.
Forty-four million Americans are struggling to earn enough to support their families.
Making progress is a challenge while juggling multiple family and work responsibilities.
Creating an ecosystem that serves all learners throughout their lives.
We leverage the power of our entire network to approach challenges from multiple angles. Combining research, philanthropy, investments, and practical solutions, we engage in all of these areas in a coordinated effort to drive lasting change.
Mission-aligned affiliate organizations help prospective, current, and former students connect education and work.
Strada has invested more than $120 million in strategic philanthropy, supporting educators, employers, and policymakers to help students achieve their education and career goals.
Strada’s mission-aligned investments support and advance our work to strengthen the connections between education and career.
We are working to build a more equitable, inclusive future by investing in immediate, scalable solutions and practical interventions. We learn from and collaborate with educators, employers, policymakers, entrepreneurs and community organizations.
We work with educators, employers, policymakers, and community organizations to improve postsecondary education.
Employers in San Diego collaborate with educators and workforce development partners to quickly identify, train, and certify talent for jobs now and in the future.
Six states use Strada Education Network data to strengthen pathways between education and careers.
Join the movement to build the education and training pathways Americans want.