At a Glance
JFF’s policy team offers fresh ideas on education, poverty alleviation, and workforce issues that prepare students and workers for the jobs of the future and boost our nation's economy.
Areas of Work
- Ensuring Equity in Advancement
- Meeting Employer Needs
- Preparing for the Future of Work
Our Voice On Policy
Our Policy Work
JFF advances nonpartisan, practice-informed public policy focused on education, workforce development, poverty alleviation, and other issues that support economic advancement. JFF believes policy change is essential to create lasting, systemic shifts to ensure all people thrive in the economy and to scale change locally, regionally, and nationally. JFF’s policy experts synthesize research, evidence, and input from practitioners and policymakers at the local, regional, and state level to inform critical national policy debates.