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Wednesday June 28, 2017
By Jobs for the Future
New Research Also Reveals Groups of Students Saw Employment and Earnings Gains Media Contact: Binoli Duabdua@anthologycommunications.net202.630.4043 BOSTON, MA (June 28, 2017)—The Urban Institute, with its partner George Washington University, today released its final impact report on Accelerating...
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Adult Basic Education
Tuesday June 27, 2017
By Jobs for the Future
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 Contact: Karyl Levinson, Vice President, Communications, Jobs for the Future
617-728-4446 klevinson@jff.org 
Contact: Alex Zaroulis, Director of Communications, Social Finance
617-549-0358 azaroulis@socialfinance.org Sites in California, New York, Ohio, and Texas will work...
Monday June 26, 2017
By Jobs for the Future
Boston, MA, June 26, 2017 – Jobs for the Future (JFF) today announced a new executive team under the leadership of President and CEO Maria K. Flynn as well as a new chair and vice chair of the organization’s Board of Directors.  Effective immediately, Teresa Hassara is the new chair of JFF’s Board...
Thursday April 27, 2017
By Jobs for the Future
Office of the GovernorContact: Brian CoyEmail: Brian.Coy@governor.virginia.gov Virginia Department of EducationContact: Charles B. PylePhone: 804-371-2420Contact: Julie GrimesPhone: 804-225-2543 $1.1 million in funding received for implementation of performance-based assessments RICHMOND, VA (...
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Student-Centered Learning, Deeper Learning
Monday April 17, 2017
By Jobs for the Future
April 17, 2017—Madison, WI – The Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) recently learned that a $1.3 million, three-year grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation & Affiliates will allow Wisconsin to become the fourteenth state to implement a Student Success Center. Student...
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Developmental Education, State-Local Higher Education Policy