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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 (...
Tags:
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
Tuesday April 11, 2017
By Jobs for the Future
Education scholars urge new reform agenda to develop full range of skills needed to prosper in rapidly changing world April 11, 2017 (Boston, MA) ­– A new book from Jobs for the Future (JFF), Rethinking Readiness: Deeper Learning for College, Work, and Life (Harvard Education Press), urges that...
Tags:
Deeper Learning, Student-Centered Learning