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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
Thursday August 28, 2014
By Jobs for the Future
Jobs for the Future is deeply saddened by the loss of our co-founder and colleague Arthur H. White, a highly respected business executive and social activist. In response to the growing challenges faced by Connecticut businesses in finding skilled workers, Mr. White led the formation of Jobs for...
Thursday July 24, 2014
By Jobs for the Future
Grant to Jobs for the Future Helps Secure $4.2 Million in Federal Funds Bridgeport, CT–July 24, 2014–A $43,000 grant from the Fairfield County Community Foundation to Jobs for the Future will help advance science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education, increase job opportunities...
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Dual Enrollment, Early College, STEM
Tuesday July 22, 2014
By Marlene B. Seltzer
I am very pleased to announce that Maria Flynn has recently been promoted to senior vice president at Jobs for the Future. As senior vice president, Maria will continue to head JFF's Building Economic Opportunity Group, focusing on efforts to help low-skilled adults build family-supporting careers...