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 ... jobs.
Although the new rule does not include education and workforce programs in the list of public benefits, it's expected ...
October 30, 2018
... funders have been channeling resources into reforming immigration efforts for years, yet the latest research shows that at a national ... to the States. So, how do we bring the realities of immigration to the national conversation?
Philanthropy California 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
... such as career pathways, sector partnerships, integrated education and training, and state data systems and workforce data tools.
... to deepen understanding of immigrant workforce and adult education policy and funding;
Examples of how institutional peers are ... immigrant-friendly policies within workforce and adult education; and
Knowledge of levers & tools that can be adapted to advance ...
A 33-slide presentation that provides an overview of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA); examines how it serves Latinos and English Language Learners; and considers WIOA's future.
October 11, 2018
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 ...
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.
A 15-slide presentation on Building Skills Partnership's work in California to train workers and integrate immigrants.
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.
... 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 ...
September 6, 2018
... Executive Director of the National Council for Workforce Education, who served as lead technical assistance provider for the ... examples from Nancy Miller, Director of Regional Adult Education Programs at Santa Rosa (CA) Junior College and Carola Otero Bracco, ...
October 24, 2018
... Specifically, immigrants with specialized training or higher education degrees in their countries of origin often find it difficult to find ...
... 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 ...
... many are in lower-skilled jobs with limited access to the education and training they need to advance their careers. Workforce ...
March 26, 2019
... learning, including the Perkins Career and Technical Education Act, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, DREAM Act/DACA ...
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
... Justice in Motion
Daniel Costa , Director of Immigration Law and Policy, Economic Policy Institute