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Micro-credentials are trendy, but do they get people well paying jobs? (Toronto Star Op-Ed)

03/30/21   |  
Graeme Owens, EVP & Country Manager at Keypath Education Canada

As we prepare to reskill and upskill millions of Canadian workers in a post-COVID economy, I shared my thoughts with The Toronto Star about the important role that online education will play in the coming years.

BC and Ontario governments have recently expanded support for micro-credential programs, but are these short-term courses the best solution on the road to recovery?

Or are well-developed online macro-credentials the missing piece of the puzzle?