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Increasing College Access Network

Increasing College Access Network (ICAN) redefines online dual enrollment by combining the power of social-emotional learning, community partnership, instructor preparation, and intentional recruitment to improve student outcomes and provide students an opportunity to engage in…

October 13, 2023

Embedding Career Learning Across the Curriculum

How can two-year colleges ensure that all students can access quality career navigation opportunities that inform their studies and position them for meaningful, family-sustaining work? That is the challenge being addressed at Boston’s Bunker Hill…

May 8, 2023

Investing in Inclusion and Impact Across the Learner Journey

In this webinar, JFF brought together regional leaders from longstanding and early-stage cross-sector collaboratives to learn how California investments in regional college and career pathways are being leveraged to address equity gaps and drive economic…

January 20, 2023

Modernizing Career Navigation in the United States

To help all students and jobseekers better navigate the rapidly changing job market and make informed choices about their educational and career paths, the United States must make systemic reforms and strategic investments in career…

September 15, 2022

An Intermediary’s Guide to Working with Higher Education Partners

This guide supports intermediaries and their community college partners in forming productive and lasting relationships. The goal of these partnerships is to provide high school students with opportunities to earn college credits that will help…

September 30, 2020

Practitioner Insights for Equitable Recovery

America’s community colleges are engines of opportunity that, with the right policies and investments, can help steer us toward an equitable economic recovery. In these white papers, the Policy Leadership Trust explores a series of…

July 20, 2020

Employability Skills

What employability skills are most important for young people preparing for the workforce? This infographic and accompanying guides synthesize research to answer this question. What employability skills are most important for young people preparing for…

November 30, 2018

Work-Based Learning with Small Business

Work-based learning models offer employers an opportunity to develop a skilled local workforce Work-Based Learning: A Talent Development Opportunity for Your Small Business Useful For: Small Businesses   This guide describes how and why small…

November 15, 2018

Effective Employer Engagement Practices: Observations from Select Technology Apprenticeship Programs

Observations from Select Technology Apprenticeship Programs This report highlights effective employer engagement practices and identifies key lessons learned from implementing technology focused apprenticeship programs. Related Content

September 2, 2018

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