Immigrant Workforce Learning Community (IWLC)

This policy brief proposes a new instructional model that maintains a central focus on English acquisition while also building the critical skills and systems knowledge important for long-term integration success.
English Plus Integration: Shifting the Instructional Paradigm for Immigrant Adult Learners to Support Integration Success
October 2018
Issue Brief
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This 29-slide presentation covered how advocates can advance policies to boost immigrant workers' success, such as career pathways, sector partnerships, integrated education and training, and state data systems and workforce data tools.
State Policy Levers That Can Address Immigrant Workforce Needs
March 2018
Presentation
Resource
This brief uses the newly released Equality of Opportunity Project data to examine the upward income mobility of students who attended MSIs compared to students who did not.
Minority Serving Institutions as Engines of Upward Mobility
January 2018
Report
Resource
This 16-page playbook considers both the “why” and the “how” of building more welcoming local economies, including strategies and best practices.
Welcoming Economies Playbook: Strategies for Building an Inclusive Local Economy
January 2018
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), Report
Resource
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