February 26, 2018
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 ...
... a video of her father being pulled over and detained by immigration officials about six blocks away from dropping her younger sister ... Multiple anti-immigrant executive orders, heightened immigration enforcement activities, and uncertainty over the future of the ...
October 11, 2018
Skills to Survive or Thrive? Shifting the Paradigm for Immigrant Adult Learners From Survival English to Integration Success
... 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 ...
November 6, 2018
... the challenges facing this community related to higher education. While millions of dollars in gifts have flowed for ... has gone otherwise unnoticed in the recent debates about immigration. The fund recently committed to supporting 32 campuses all across ...
November 5, 2018
... visas by negatively weighing several factors during the immigration admissions process, including current or potential participation in ... economy. Participation in publicly funded early care and education programs—including Head Start, prekindergarten, child care ...
Immigrant Integration and Immigrant Segregation: The Relationship Between School and Housing Segregation and Immigrants' Futures in the U.S.
... you feel or what you believe or think you understand about immigration, the numbers make one thing clear. The fate of the United States is ...
... 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 ...
October 24, 2018
... Specifically, immigrants with specialized training or higher education degrees in their countries of origin often find it difficult to find ...
English Plus Integration: Shifting the Instructional Paradigm for Immigrant Adult Learners to Support Integration Success
... 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 ...
... training costs by launching partnerships between adult education organizations and Career and Technical Education (CTE) providers. That’s the message of National Skills ... Act (WIOA) to improve alignment between the adult education and CTE systems. Their work has been supported by officials from the ...
September 8, 2017
... Early Childhood Funders' Collaborative Grantmakers for Education GCIR Speakers Marisol Aviña, Program ... and Communities: Actions for PreK-12 Schools and Higher Education , GCIR Registration Registration for this program is now ...
June 11, 2019
... Adult Community Learning, Division of Adult and Continuing Education (ACE), LaGuardia Community College, CUNY Moderator ...
May 30, 2018
Philanthropic Briefing: Supporting Immigrant and Refugee Students and Families in a Changing Policy Environment
... by a marked increase in xenophobic rhetoric, stepped up immigration enforcement activities, and other policy developments that effect ...