News & Media

Monday March 25, 2013
By Jobs for the Future
246 schools boast 93% graduation rate, 76% college-going rate BOSTON, MA (March 25, 2013) — More than 75,000 high school students nationwide—most from underserved populations—are learning college-level material and earning free college credit. All this week, early college supporters are...
Thursday January 10, 2013
By Jobs for the Future
BOSTON, MA (January 10, 2013) — Richard Kazis, Senior Vice President of Jobs for the Future (JFF), congratulated Governor Andrew Cuomo for announcing the new Next Generation Job Linkage program in his 2013 State of the State address yesterday. The program strengthens the state’s community colleges...
Wednesday December 12, 2012
By Jobs for the Future
(December 12, 2012) – Stating that “remedial education as commonly designed and implemented does not work,” leading national higher education groups today called for immediate and dramatic transformation of current approaches. Citing groundbreaking research on the causes of failure and proven...
Tuesday November 27, 2012
By Jobs for the Future
Silver Spring, MD (November 27, 2012) – Achieving the Dream, Inc., a national nonprofit leading the nation’s most comprehensive non-governmental reform network for community college student success and completion, today announced the participation of five states in the Postsecondary State Policy...
Monday November 12, 2012
By Jobs for the Future
AUSTIN, TX (November 12, 2012) — Starting today, 19 community colleges across Texas are celebrating “Accelerate TEXAS” Week in honor of the initiative that has already helped more than 2,000 Adult Basic Ed students on their way toward college credentials. Accelerate TEXAS programs integrate ABE...
Adult Basic Education, Career Pathways