A few months ago, we attended the Grantmakers for Education Annual Conference in Washington DC. Under the theme, Equity in ... opportunities for funders working at the intersection of immigration status, language, culture, and education for children and youth and ...
February 26, 2018
... Adult Community Learning, Division of Adult and Continuing Education (ACE), LaGuardia Community College, CUNY
June 11, 2019
... by a marked increase in xenophobic rhetoric, stepped up immigration enforcement activities, and other policy developments that effect ...
May 30, 2018
... Other Languages (ESOL) classes provided through state adult education systems have been the primary means of meeting English acquisition ... systems meet only a fraction of the total need for all adult education services—less than 4 percent nationally. They also face serious ...
Despite the highly polarized nature of federal immigration policy debates, most agree that once immigrants are admitted to the ... economic, and social life of their new communities. Adult education services offered through a federal-state partnership system are ...
October 11, 2018
... Childhood Funders' Collaborative
Grantmakers for Education
Marisol Aviña, Program ... and Communities: Actions for PreK-12 Schools and Higher Education , GCIR
Registration for this program is now ...
September 8, 2017
... serving institutions (MSIs) play an integral role in the education of students from low-income families and communities of color where ... of students and reinforce the value proposition of higher education as a path to greater prosperity for individuals, families, and whole ...
Today, the Supreme Court blocked the Trump administration’s attempt to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). While the decision was made on procedural grounds and not on the merits of the program, it nevertheless provides a reprieve for 650,000 immigrants and their families, including more than 250,000 U.S.-citizen children.
June 18, 2020