President's Press


Peter Taylor is an accomplished speaker and author and has been published by The Washington Post, CNN, The Hill, The Wall Street Journal, among other media outlets. The following are Mr. Taylor's articles.

  • The U.S. is finally starting to value CTE. Now it needs to value quality CTE in 2019
    eSchoolMedia | January 15, 2019
  • An Innovative (And Milton Friedman-Approved) Way to Combat the College-dbt Crisis
    Crain's Chicago Business | January 3, 2019
  • OPINION: These Big Universities Put Rivalries Aside to Raise Graduation Rates for Low-income Students
    The Hechinger Report | December 26, 2018
  • New Model of Career and Technical Education Aims to Bridge the Skills Gap
    Savoy Magazine | Fall 2017 Issue
  • Forget Blue Collar, It's About 'New Collar'
    CNN | July 10, 2017
  • Only a Collaborative Approach to Workforce Strategies Will Move the Needle
    The Hill | May 15, 2017
  • 'Hidden Figures' Deserves Acclaim for Lessons on Workforce Education
    InsideSources | March 31, 2017
  • Vocational Education Provides Skills Needed for Long-Term, Meaningful Work
    The Washington Post | January 6, 2017
  • Why Investing in Infrastructure Must Be Part of Trump's Job Plan
    Dallas Morning News | December 29, 2016
  • Column: Make Government Work for Jobs
    The Detroit News | January 31, 2017


The following articles highlight, mention and/or reference Mr. Taylor.

  • Los Angeles-Based ECMC Foundation Contributes $50,000 to Relief Organizations Supporting California Fire Victims
    ECMC Foundation | November 16, 2018
  • Better Future Forward Launches Income Share Agreements Fund for Low-Income Chicago Students Pursuing a College Degree
    Better Future Forward | November 15, 2018
  • Income-share funds expand college finance options for low-income students
    Impact Alpha | November 15, 2018
  • ECMC Foundation Funds Leadership Development Program at the Association for Career and Technical Education
    ECMC Foundation | November 14, 2018
  • Education Design Lab Announces Design Challenge to Improve Success for Single Moms in Community Colleges
    ECMC Foundation | November 13, 2018
  • Credential Engine Bringing Regional Credential Clarity to Los Angeles
    Credential Engine | October 30, 2018
  • CCA Launches New Metro Strategy to Significantly Increase Degree Attainment, Social Mobility in Cities
    Complete College America |October 15, 2018
  • $2 Million Grant from ECMC Foundation Will Enhance Research and Career and Technical Education
    NC State College of Education | October 2, 2018
  • ECMC Foundation Launches Collaborative to Support Research and Leadership in Career and Technical Education
    ECMC Foundation | October 1, 2018
  • Kresge, ECMC Foundation Combine for $1.4 Million Investment in College Forward to Scale Predictive Analytics Software
    ECMC Foundation | September 24, 2018
  • Ten Colleges and Universities Will Collaborate to Address Equity and Achievement Gaps
    ECMC Foundation | June 26, 2018
  • Institute for Educational Leadership Announces Three $100K Winners To Be Selected for Designing Innovative Adult Learner Education and Training Models Through Mind That Move Us Initiative
    IEL | June 5, 2018
  • ECMC Foundation Commits $1.39 Million to Communities Across 19 States Where Employees Live and Work
    ECMC Foundation | May 23, 2018
  • ECMC Foundation Hosts Premiere of Roadtrip Nation's New Documentary "One Step Closer"
    ECMC Foundation | April 24, 2018
  • Seeking Funding for Big Ideas, MN Cup Education and Division Contestants Gather at ECMC Group
    ECMC Foundation | April 12, 2018
  • A Millennial Funder in Old-School Philanthropy
    EPIP | April 11, 2018
  • Three Students Take their Education to the Next Level in Roadtrip Nation's New Documentary 'One Step Closer'
    ABC-7 | April 6, 2018
  • ECMC Group and ECMC Foundation to Host MN Cup Event for New Education and Training Division
    ECMC Foundation | April 5, 2018
  • ECMC Foundation Rolls Out Education PRI Fund, Backing Two Funds
    Impact Alpha | March 22, 2018
  • ECMC Foundation Starts Educational Social Enterprise Biz
    Nonprofit News | March 16, 2018
  • ECMC Foundation to Start Awarding Program-Related Investments
    Philanthropy News Digest | March 10, 2018
  • Education Trailblazers Honored at Champions of Higher Education Celebration
    ECMC Foundation | December 6, 2017
  • Peter Taylor Listed in Top 300 Most Influential Black Corporate Directors by Savoy Magazine
    ECMC Foundation | November 2, 2017
  • Coro Southern California Honors Peter J. Taylor for His Civic Leadership and Impact in Higher Education
    ECMC Foundation | May 5, 2017
  • America's Tech Talent Pool: Make It Great
    The Wall Street Journal | January 10, 2017
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