... and funders.
WIOA 101: What You Need to Know about the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act ...
October 12, 2018
... to stay in the country. Under this new "public charge" rule, immigration officials could deny green cards or visa changes for individuals ... to quickly build capacity to accurately advise immigrants about this complicated new rule.
Newly proposed immigration ...
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.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), Report
... experience barriers in accessing capital or lack information about regulations and financial systems. Language and cultural barriers can ...
October 25, 2018
... a final project.
“It wasn’t hard for me,” he says about the class after his finals are over. “For other students it was hard, ...
September 29, 2014
... of Consumer Affairs to consider applicants regardless of immigration status by 2016.
The law change follows a landmark state Supreme ... there to be something in legislation in California that says immigration status shouldn't prohibit someone from obtaining a professional ...
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.
A policy brief that considers the benefits of launching partnerships between adult education organizations and Career and Technical Education (CTE) providers.
August 9, 2018
More than two years have passed, but the image is still fresh in the collective consciousness of the San Luis Obispo County agricultural community: The anger and threats that led to a destructive fire and then, ultimately, the abandonment of seven homes in Nipomo. They were nearly ready to house 112 foreign strawberry field workers on temporary visas—until someone decided put a match to it.
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.
September 6, 2018
... to Serve Immigrant Workers initiative. Then learn about on-the-ground examples from Nancy Miller, Director of Regional Adult ...
July 23, 2018
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.
March 26, 2019
Then you’ll hear from three expert practitioners about creative ways they are capitalizing on federal policy at the local level ...
April 4, 2019
Though highly educated in their home countries, about 2 million people are unemployed or working far below their skill level in ...
June 11, 2019
... careers. In this webinar, we will hear from practitioners about models of improving immigrant access to, and experience of, the U.S. ...
A 15-slide presentation on Building Skills Partnership's work in California to train workers and integrate immigrants.
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.
... 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 ...
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.