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The importance of teaching students ‘soft skills’

January 29, 2014
Inside Education — Ann Lupkes , Times-Republican

Career preparation and Work-based learning experiences play a vital role for all students in meeting their career goal. Knowing the technical skills of a job or having the ability to learn technical or "hard skills" are what usually gets a person hired for the job. What has become increasingly important to getting and keeping a job are "soft skills" or workforce readiness skills.



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