May 8, 2018
... 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
... 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 ...
August 15, 2019
... 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 ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
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.
August 15, 2019
... 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 ...
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.
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.