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Wednesday October 15, 2014
By Jobs for the Future
Download print version. Silver Spring, MD (October 15, 2014) - To help states and community colleges strengthen pipelines into STEM careers that do not require a four-year degree, Achieving the Dream and Jobs for the Future have created a Middle-Skill STEM State Policy Framework. Recent Brookings...
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STEM, State-Local Higher Education Policy
Thursday October 9, 2014
By Lili Allen
Jobs for the Future/Aspen Institute Opportunity Youth Incentive Fund Social Innovation Fund Project Notice of Funding Opportunity Download Notice of Funding Opportunity Jobs for the Future, in partnership with the Aspen Institute, has received funding from the Social Innovation Fund to help...
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Opportunity Youth, Dropout Recovery, Career Pathways
Thursday October 9, 2014
By Elicia Wilson
Download print version. For Immediate Release Contact: Elicia Wilson, National Fund, (617) 728-4446 x284 or ewilson@jff.org Renee Tilton, (410) 626-0805 or rtilton@crosbymarketing.com WASHINGTON, DC (October 9, 2014) – U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker announced yesterday that Fred Dedrick...
Tuesday September 30, 2014
By Jobs for the Future
Toward Deeper Learning in the Nation’s High Schools The Future of Assessment Jobs for the Future's Students at the Center team hosted a panel discussion at the National Press Club in Washington DC today to discuss the following questions surrounding the future of assessment for our nation's youth...
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Student-centered Learning
Monday September 22, 2014
By Jobs for the Future
Working with 10-12 Communities to Reconnect Young People to Education and the Workforce   Download print version. September 22, 2014, Washington DC – The Corporation for National and Community Service’s Social Innovation Fund (SIF) announced last week that Jobs for the Future, in partnership with...
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Dropout Recovery, Opportunity Youth