The Illinois Essential Employability Skills Framework and Self-Assessment offers standard statewide definitions of the employability skills to align instruction and plan programming.
Skills addressed: Active Listening, Integrity, Attitude, Professionalism, Dependability, Diversity & Equity, Critical Thinking, Cooperation, Teamwork
Essential Employability Skills Framework resources
Essential Employability Skills Program Self-Assessment
The Illinois Essential Employability Skills Framework and Self-Assessment was developed by the Illinois Essential Employability Skills Taskforce comprised of a diverse group of partners from state agencies, businesses, educational entities, and community groups such as the Illinois College Board, Kishwaukee College, Associated Builders and Contractors, and the Manufacturing Skills Standards Council. This document is found on the Illinois WorkNet website.
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Adaptability & Flexibility
Critical & Creative Thinking
Leadership & Initiative
Teamwork & Collaboration