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Monday November 17, 2014
By Jobs for the Future
Year One Implementation Report finds career pathways helping students with low basic skills prepare for careers in IT, health care, manufacturing and more Download print version. BOSTON, MA (November 17, 2014) – An independent evaluation of Accelerating Opportunity, conducted by the Urban...
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Adult Basic Education, Career Pathways
Sunday November 2, 2014
By Jobs for the Future
Recruitment and recognition events happening Nov. 9-15 Download print version. AUSTIN, TX (Nov. 3, 2014) — More than 21 community colleges and college districts across Texas will celebrate Accelerate TEXAS Week November 9-15 in honor of the initiative that has helped more than 400 students earn a...
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Adult Basic Education, Career Pathways
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...