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June 11, 2021
YES Bed Stuy Stands Ready to Empower and Elevate Young Adults in Brooklyn, New York

JobsFirstNYC is proud to announce the launch of its fifth community place-based partnership, YES Bed Stuy. The partnership had its official launch on Thursday, June 3, 2021, during a virtual event that brought together the 13 organizations that make up...

Categories: Solutions, News & Events
Focus Areas: Community, Work
Tags: YES Bed-Stuy
June 2, 2021
Tech Apprenticeships Shift the Costs of Higher Ed From Students to Employers

Rebecca Koenig (@becky_koenig) is a senior reporter at EdSurge covering higher education. Reach her at rebecca.edsurge.com.  She is a 2020 Higher Education Media Fellow of the Institute for Citizens & Scholars and was a 2018 fellow of the National Press...

Categories: News & Events
Focus Areas: Work
May 2, 2021
Young People Need and Deserve Additional Support to Build Their Skills

During his address to Congress last Wednesday, President Biden unveiled an impressive American Families Plan aimed at helping marginalized American families get back on their feet after years of economic struggle, which has been further exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic....

Categories: Policy, News & Events
Focus Areas: Community, Education, Work
Tags: Policy
April 15, 2021
Bridging the Gap Between School and Work

Lucy Friedman recently completed her term as a Visiting Fellow at The Pinkerton Foundation. She previously served as President of the ExpandED, formerly known as The After-School Corporation (TASC), which was established as a nonprofit organization by the Open Society...

Categories: News & Events
Focus Areas: Education
April 13, 2021
JobsFirstNYC Strongly Endorses the American Jobs Plan

On Wednesday, March 31, 2021, President Biden unveiled his American Jobs Plan, a $2 trillion investment in physical and social infrastructure improvements, including a $100 billion investment in workforce development. The ambitious, historic plan prioritizes investments in the green economy...

Categories: Policy, News & Events
Focus Areas: Community, Education, Work
Tags: Policy
April 7, 2021
Innovations in the Field: the Transfer 2 Career Collaborative

The latest in our Innovations in the Field series is co-published between JobsFirstNYC and New Visions for Public Schools, and tells the story of the first two years of the Transfer 2 Career Collaborative (T2C). Download the Executive Summary What...

Categories: Research & Learning, News & Events
Focus Areas: Education
Tags: Innovations In the Field, Transfer2Careers
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