... local workforce and community leaders and funders to learn about post-fire workforce initiatives underway in the region. The session will ... coordination to rebuild the local workforce.
Join us to:
Learn about the landscape of recovery efforts underway
May 8, 2018
... chief economist for the U.S. Labor Department asks, can immigration play in mitigating these undesirable economic outcomes and ... can and should play in America’s future. To learn more about the initiative and read related research, check out the initiative's ...
August 15, 2019
... and funders.
WIOA 101: What You Need to Know about the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act ...
... generate a big-picture, evidence-driven vision of the role immigration can and should play in America’s future. Drawing from research, ... and legislative—that reflect new realities and needs for immigration to continue to be a comparative advantage for the United States as ...
August 15, 2019
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
Though highly educated in their home countries, about 2 million people are unemployed or working far below their skill level in ...
April 4, 2019
... careers. In this webinar, we will hear from practitioners about models of improving immigrant access to, and experience of, the U.S. ...
June 11, 2019
A report on the growing demand for bilingual talent in major industries in the United States. The research looks at online job posting data acquired by Burning Glass Technologies, a leading labor market analytics firm that searches 40,000 job boards daily.
A 55-slide presentation on immigrant workforce and adult education policy and funding; examples of institutions advancing such policies, and examples of levers & tools available to advance such policies.
A recent visit to southwestern Minnesota by the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis president reaffirms what many economic experts already had determined, but the message bears repeating: Rural Minnesota needs immigrants to work and live here.
July 23, 2018
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.
A 24-slide presentation on apprenticeship and work-based learning (WBL), their relevance for immigrants, related federal and state level activities, and opportunities for advocates.
Then you’ll hear from three expert practitioners about creative ways they are capitalizing on federal policy at the local level ...
March 26, 2019
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.
This two-page factsheet takes a close look at characteristics of the immigrant workforce, making a case for how important it is to consider immigrant workers when developing local workforce development strategies.
This factsheet examines the size and characteristics of the immigrant workforce and explores key strategies that organizations in three cities are using to support training this population.
Find the recording of the webinar, "Creating Opportunities for Opportunity Youth and Young Adults: How Grantmakers Can Capitalize on Federal Workforce Policies to Invest in Immigrants" here.
Group Materials, Program Materials
... to Serve Immigrant Workers initiative. Then learn about on-the-ground examples from Nancy Miller, Director of Regional Adult ...
September 6, 2018
A 15-slide presentation on Building Skills Partnership's work in California to train workers and integrate immigrants.
... inequalities among farmworkers. Using national data from the US Department of Labor’s National Agricultural Worker Survey (NAWS), we ... who have legal status. Surprisingly, however, foreign-born US citizens actually earn more than their US-born counterparts. These findings ...