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
On April 5th, 2018, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) conducted a massive worksite raid in ... processing plant. This was the first large-scale worksite immigration raid conducted in the United States in nearly a decade.
The ... ICE had done and understand the raid in a broader context of immigration policy.
Since the East Tennessee raid, ICE has conducted mass ...
... join Northern California Grantmakers and experts to hear about best practices for supporting people with the least access to resources: ... disaster relief and recovery funds, links to information about the Kincade and other NorCal fires, air quality, and the Public Safety ...
October 28, 2019
... to Serve Immigrant Workers initiative. Then learn about on-the-ground examples from Nancy Miller, Director of Regional Adult ...
September 6, 2018
... experience barriers in accessing capital or lack information about regulations and financial systems. Language and cultural barriers can ...
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), Report
... are like once they reach our shores. Join us to learn more about these workers and their families, current and proposed policies, and ... Justice in Motion
Daniel Costa , Director of Immigration Law and Policy, Economic Policy Institute
October 6, 2017
A 15-slide presentation on Building Skills Partnership's work in California to train workers and integrate immigrants.
This report illustrates the paradox between immigrant contributions to our workforce and the structural barriers that shut out thousands of Californians from economic opportunity. The brief calls for policies to ensure investments in workforce development work to support every Californian, regardless of status, to provide for themselves and their families.