News & Media

Thursday February 25, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
Strategy suggests how colleges and schools can co-design transitions from high school to college that build momentum toward degrees and careers; JFF to test approach in partner states WASHINGTON, DC—February 25, 2016—While 40 states have introduced some form of college- and career-ready standards...
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Dual Enrollment, Early College
Thursday January 21, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
January 21, 2016 – Boston, MA – Jobs for the Future (JFF) is pleased to announce the launch of five new Student Success Centers, supported by a $2.5 million investment from The Kresge Foundation and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The investment will help more low-income students,...
Wednesday January 20, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
  Plan Responds to President's State of the Union Address and COP-21 Global Climate Resolutions January 20, 2016—Boston, MA—Jobs for the Future, National Wildlife Federation, Bank of America and education leaders all across North America have released Greenprint: A Plan to Prepare Community...
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Green Skills
Thursday December 10, 2015
By Jobs for the Future
U.S. Senate approves new education bill that replaces No Child Left Behind Act  Boston, MA—December 10, 2015—Bard College, Jobs for the Future, KnowledgeWorks/EDWorks, and the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships congratulate the United States Congress and President on passing...
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Credentials, Early College, Dual Enrollment, Opportunity Youth
Tuesday November 17, 2015
By Jobs for the Future
New report highlights dozens of ways the Commonwealth can maximize millions in federal funding and improve services November 17, 2015—Boston, MA—A new report released today entitled Maximizing Federal Support and Opportunity for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts identifies 15 opportunities to...
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State-Local K-12 Policy, State-Local Workforce Policy, State-Local Higher Education Policy