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Wednesday November 2, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
November 2, 2016 (Boston, MA) — Jobs for the Future (JFF) announced today the launch of the Student-Centered Learning Research Collaborative. The Research Collaborative is a new effort to investigate and evaluate what we know about student-centered learning and leverage that knowledge to effect...
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Student-Centered Learning, Deeper Learning
Monday October 31, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
Community College Journal article highlights Student Success Centers Senior Director Chris Baldwin was quoted in a Community College Journal article on Student Success Centers. The centers "emerged from a desire on the part of state community college associations to do a better job of leveraging...
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Developmental Education
Tuesday October 18, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
We are delighted to share exciting news about Jobs for the Future’s (JFF) major role in national efforts to significantly expand Registered Apprenticeship in the United States. JFF is a key participant in three separate U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) multimillion dollar contracts devoted to...
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Apprenticeship, Manufacturing, Workforce Partnership, Addressing Employer Needs
Monday October 17, 2016
By guest
The project will generate information to enable state, regional, and local applicants to gain access to relevant federal programs and advance their economic development goals. The Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service at New York University will lead a consortium of experts in...
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Economic Mobility, Federal Workforce Policy, State-Local Workforce Policy
Wednesday October 12, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
Social Finance and Jobs for the Future Receive $2M Grant to Develop Pay for Success Projects in Career and Technical Education Programs President Obama held a nationally televised town hall last night highlighting the progress of his My Brother’s Keeper Initiative and the Administration’s...