... 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 ...
October 30, 2018
... funders have been channeling resources into reforming immigration efforts for years, yet the latest research shows that at a national ... insight how California Grantmakers and funders are thinking about the short- and long-term strategies for moving immigrant rights and ...
March 16, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... of Immigrant Women on America's Labor Force , American Immigration Council, March 8, 2017.
Economic and Tax Contributions of ... Florida and Colorado Back Bridge Act , Illinois Business Immigration Coalition, undated.
Local CEOs fight Trump's immigration ...
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.
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 ...
October 6, 2017
... 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 11, 2018
Despite the highly polarized nature of federal immigration policy debates, most agree that once immigrants are admitted to the ... end of an initial program of instruction.
Join us for a pre-publication briefing that will explore these important efforts, ...
May 15, 2017
More than 1 in 3 Californians was born in another country, and the state’s workforce system is moving to address systems-alignment and coordination issues to improve services to immigrants and English Language Learners. On May 1, the California Workforce Development Board and the California Labor and Workforce Development Agency announced the award of five grants to local workforce boards to support pilot “Workforce Navigator” programs over the next 18 months.
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 fact sheet estimates the likely numbers of workers with TPS from El Salvador, Honduras, and Haiti, whose TPS status was terminated in 2018.
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.