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Federal Funds to Train Jobless Are Drying Up

Federal Funds to Train Jobless Are Drying Up | community educaton | Scoop.it
Money for the primary training program for dislocated workers is 18 percent lower than it was in 2006, even though there are six million more people looking for work now.
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Scholarly Discourse « ailenejoyce

Scholarly Discourse « ailenejoyce | community educaton | Scoop.it
Thanks to my mentors and amazing professors at LCC, I learned through research and writing this paper that the best way for me to give back is to pursue a career in Adult Education. ...
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Pressure Points When Adult Education Funding is Cut | Literacy ...

Pressure Points When Adult Education Funding is Cut | Literacy ... | community educaton | Scoop.it
Even with a significant political push from the adult education community, it seems to me that it's always going to be a losing proposition to be on any side other than K-12 when a budget issue has been framed as a choice between K-12 and anything...
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ADULT LITERACY

What is being done to improve Adult Literacy in Kent, WA - looking at three learning sites. Filmed and edited by Liz Falconer.
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Literacy Volunteers's curator insight, July 16, 2015 2:49 PM

Great seeing what other programs are doing! 

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For Philly dropouts, the math is simple, but brutal: No diploma, zero jobs — NewsWorks

For Philly dropouts, the math is simple, but brutal: No diploma, zero jobs — NewsWorks | community educaton | Scoop.it

In Kensington and eastern North Philadelphia, the unemployment rate for young adult dropouts is close to 50 percent.
While staggering, that number only begins to tell the story. Roughly 1,500 of the 3,000 or so dropouts aged 20-24 in this part of the city are not even trying to find work and are therefore not counted in unemployment statistics.
That means that only one in four young adults without a high school diploma in Kensington/Eastern North Philly has a job. Citywide, it's about one in three.

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First Literacy builds upon a strong history and moves toward greater ...

First Literacy builds upon a strong history and moves toward greater ... | community educaton | Scoop.it
First, they work directly with community-based Adult Basic Education (ABE) programs, awarding grants to partner-programs for classes and valuable support services. Secondly, they provide ...
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Western Nevada College's Adult Literacy & Language Program

For more information on Literacy, GED preparation and English as a Second Language classes, please contact the Adult Literacy & Language program, Bristlecone Building 340, 2201 West College Parkway, Carson City, NV 89703, call (775) 445-4451 or visit...
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Forsyth Tech President applauds Presidents Obama's community ...

Forsyth Tech President applauds Presidents Obama's community ... | community educaton | Scoop.it

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Paul Kindley, Forsyth. Submitted photo.

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