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Tuesday October 17, 2017
By Jobs for the Future
Last week, Senator Patty Murray and Representative Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Democrats on the Senate and House Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations Subcommittees, wrote to Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta expressing their strong support for the nation’s Registered Apprenticeship (RA) programs. In...
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Apprenticeship, Registered Apprenticeship, Federal Workforce Policy
Tuesday October 3, 2017
By Jobs for the Future
Center for Employment Opportunities Receives $4.5 Million Grant from U.S. Department of Labor, in Partnership with Jobs for the Future Contact:Will Heaton, Director of Policy and Public Affairswheaton@ceoworks.org Eugenie Inniss, Communications Associateeinniss@jff.org, 857.268.4180 New York, NY—...
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Reentry
Tuesday September 5, 2017
By Maria Flynn
September 5, 2017   Jobs for the Future (JFF) is a national nonprofit committed to building educational and economic opportunity for underserved populations in the United States. Our driving vision is to see the promise of education and economic mobility achieved for everyone in America—regardless...
Wednesday August 23, 2017
By Jobs for the Future
“Nudges” for STEM Success Will Engage 10K+ Students over Text Messaging Contact:Rachel Dobbs, Solomon McCown, 617.933.5029, rdobbs@solomonmccown.comJill Frankfort, Persistence Plus, jill@persistenceplusnetwork.com Boston, MA – (August 23, 2017) – Today, Jobs for the Future (JFF) and Persistence...
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State-Local Higher Education Policy, STEM
Tuesday August 15, 2017
By Jobs for the Future
Sign in and cast your vote! Take 2min to ensure forward-thinking sessions that bridge education and work are a part of this important education conference. We Need Wormholes for the Future of Work With little certainty about the skills students will need when they graduate, we must try to predict...