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Thursday October 6, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
Jobs for the Future, Bunker Hill Community College, Charlestown High School, SAP, and the Boston Private Industry Council launched an innovative pilot program called C-Town Tech to prepare high school students for potential careers in the information technology (IT) sector. IT represents a high-...
Tuesday September 27, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – (September 26, 2016) More than 400 educators, school system leaders, and policymakers from across Virginia joined Jobs for the Future and the Virginia Department of Education for a day-long summit today focused on innovation in assessments. The event highlighted district-led...
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ESSA, Student-Centered Learning
Thursday September 22, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
September 22, 2016 (Boston, MA) – A new report calls for Massachusetts to better leverage available federal funding for a key issue—juvenile justice reform—which could help the state address ongoing challenges in this area. The new publication is the second paper in a series designed to help...
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Reentry, State-Local Higher Education Policy
Friday September 2, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
Jobs for the Future staff are asking for your votes through SXSWedu's PanelPicker. Support our sessions—every vote counts! Employability Skills = Diversity Strategy As the workforce becomes more and more diverse conflicts among competing work styles and personal preferences can become more...
Wednesday July 13, 2016
By Jobs for the Future
A recent Education Week blog showcased themes from Jobs for the Future’s (JFF) national Summit “Voices of Opportunity and Economic Mobility” held on June 28 and 29th in New Orleans, Louisiana. Guest blogger Bryant Best, a program associate in the Innovation Lab Network at the Council of Chief...