Markle Foundation works to realize the potential of information technology to address some of the nation’s greatest challenges in the areas of health, national security and the economy. Markle’s current initiative, SKILLFUL, has brought together a diverse coalition of national leaders to focus on accelerating innovations that leverage the forces of technology and globalization to return opportunities to Americans and rework America for the 21st century economy.
LinkedIn’s vision is to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. SKILLFUL is working with LinkedIn to develop better tools to serve the middle-skill population, integrate more local job opportunities and improve access to education and training.
ASU is a comprehensive public research university with over 70,000 on-campus and digital immersion students. Led by President Michael Crow, ASU is creating a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access.
edX is the leading nonprofit online learning destination, offering courses from the world's best universities and institutions, as well as from employers such as Microsoft. As a SKILLFUL partner, edX is working to empower organizations to deliver the knowledge Americans need to advance their careers.