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Wednesday May 25, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
Recently, Delaware Governor Markell praised the state's Pathways to Prosperity program, which is part of JFF's Pathways to Prosperity Network. The Network is a collaboration between JFF, the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and states and regions across the country. Established in 2012, the...
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Career Pathways
Monday April 25, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
JFF Receives Grant from ECMC Foundation to Help Underprepared Learners in Kansas and Kentucky Complete Career and Technical Education Jobs for the Future is pleased to announce a $950,000 grant from the ECMC Foundation for Accelerating CTE, a new initiative to improve persistence and completion in...
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Credentials, Career Pathways, Career and Technical Education
Monday March 21, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
Jobs for the Future and Greater Texas Foundation's new report explores successful early college partnership with The University of Texas El Paso El Paso, TX—(March 21, 2016)—Jobs for the Future (JFF) and Greater Texas Foundation (GTF) release a new report today that provides a national blueprint...
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Early College, Dual Enrollment
Wednesday March 9, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
White House Announces Doubling of TechHire Communities This Friday, the President is traveling to Austin, Texas to visit South by Southwest—a gathering of our most creative thinkers, coders, makers, and entrepreneurs from across the country—because he recognizes the importance of technology in...
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Federal Workforce Policy
Wednesday March 9, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
The U.S. Department of Education is announcing the Career and Technical Education Makeover Challenge, a prize competition funded by the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006. The Challenge calls upon eligible high schools to design models of makerspaces that strengthen career...
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Career and Technical Education, Addressing Employer Needs, Employer Engagement