CLASP http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/rss CLASP In Focus Feed Tue, 24 Jan 2012 05:00:00 +0000 AMPS en hourly 1 Strong Emphasis on Proven Education and Training Strategies in President Obama’s FY 2016 Budget http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/strong-emphasis-on-proven-education-and-training-strategies-in-president-obamas-fy-2016-budget Tue, 03 Feb 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/strong-emphasis-on-proven-education-and-training-strategies-in-president-obamas-fy-2016-budget Alliance for Quality Career Pathways Framework and the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/alliance-for-quality-career-pathways-framework-and-the-workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-wioa Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/alliance-for-quality-career-pathways-framework-and-the-workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-wioa President’s Proposal to Help Low-Income Families Afford College through Improved Education Tax Credits http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/presidents-proposal-to-help-low-income-families-afford-college-through-improved-education-tax-credits Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:52:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/presidents-proposal-to-help-low-income-families-afford-college-through-improved-education-tax-credits President Obama’s Two-Generation Strategy: Right Package, Right Time http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/president-obamas-two-generation-strategy-right-package-right-time Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/president-obamas-two-generation-strategy-right-package-right-time Strengthening the “Work” in the Federal Work-Study Program: A New Brief on Improving Access to Financial Aid and Career-Related Work Experience for Low-Income Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/strengthening-the-work-in-the-federal-work-study-program-a-new-brief-on-improving-access-to-financial-aid-and-career-related-work-experience-for-low-income-students Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/strengthening-the-work-in-the-federal-work-study-program-a-new-brief-on-improving-access-to-financial-aid-and-career-related-work-experience-for-low-income-students The Promise of College: America’s Next Educational Milestone http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/the-promise-of-college-americas-next-educational-milestone Mon, 12 Jan 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/the-promise-of-college-americas-next-educational-milestone U.S. Lags in Key Skills; New Adult Literacy Resources Available http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/u-s-lags-in-key-skills-new-adult-literacy-resources-available Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/u-s-lags-in-key-skills-new-adult-literacy-resources-available Rating Colleges, Improving Outcomes http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/rating-colleges-improving-outcomes Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/rating-colleges-improving-outcomes “CRomnibus” for FY 2015—What It Means for Low-Income People in Postsecondary Education and Training http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/cromnibus-for-fy-2015what-it-means-for-low-income-people-in-postsecondary-education-and-training Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/cromnibus-for-fy-2015what-it-means-for-low-income-people-in-postsecondary-education-and-training A Coming of Age Story for Career Pathways http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/a-coming-of-age-story-for-career-pathways Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/a-coming-of-age-story-for-career-pathways New Study on Postsecondary Outcomes for Returning Adult Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/new-study-on-postsecondary-outcomes-for-returning-adult-students Thu, 09 Oct 2014 22:30:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/new-study-on-postsecondary-outcomes-for-returning-adult-students OCTAE Provides a “One-Stop” Shop for Career Pathways Resources http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/octae-provides-a-one-stop-shop-for-career-pathways-resources Thu, 02 Oct 2014 10:36:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/octae-provides-a-one-stop-shop-for-career-pathways-resources Student Voices: Competency-Based Education Key to Improving College Completion and Career Advancement for Adult Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/student-voices-competency-based-education-key-to-improving-college-completion-and-career-advancement-for-adult-students Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/student-voices-competency-based-education-key-to-improving-college-completion-and-career-advancement-for-adult-students Using Student Workers to Provide Comprehensive Financial Supports to Increase College Completion http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/using-student-workers-to-provide-comprehensive-financial-supports-to-increase-college-completion Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/using-student-workers-to-provide-comprehensive-financial-supports-to-increase-college-completion Student Voices: Federal Work-Study Provides Greater Support toward College Persistence and Career Entry http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/student-voices-federal-work-study-provides-greater-support-toward-college-persistence-and-career-entry Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/student-voices-federal-work-study-provides-greater-support-toward-college-persistence-and-career-entry Student Voices: Financial Supports Key to College Persistence, Completion http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/student-voices-financial-supports-key-to-college-persistence-completion Mon, 08 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/student-voices-financial-supports-key-to-college-persistence-completion HPOG’s Year Three Annual Report Highlights Success Preparing Low-Income Individuals for Health Professions http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/hpogs-year-three-annual-report-highlights-success-preparing-low-income-individuals-for-health-professions Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/hpogs-year-three-annual-report-highlights-success-preparing-low-income-individuals-for-health-professions Federal Competency-Based Education Experiments Can Help Low-Income Students Obtain Valuable Postsecondary Credentials http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/federal-experiments-offer-new-opportunities-to-increase-postsecondary-credential-attainment-and-improve-affordability-of-postsecondary-education-for-low-income-working-and-under-prepared-students Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/federal-experiments-offer-new-opportunities-to-increase-postsecondary-credential-attainment-and-improve-affordability-of-postsecondary-education-for-low-income-working-and-under-prepared-students House Package of Higher Education Bills Tackles Critical Issues; More Work Needed to Improve Access and Success for Low-Income Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/house-package-of-higher-education-bills-tackle-critical-issues-more-work-needed-to-improve-access-and-success-for-low-income-students Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:06:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/house-package-of-higher-education-bills-tackle-critical-issues-more-work-needed-to-improve-access-and-success-for-low-income-students Education Tax Credits Bill Takes a Partisan Turn on Way to House Floor http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/education-tax-credits-bill-takes-a-partisan-turn-on-way-to-house-floor Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:56:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/education-tax-credits-bill-takes-a-partisan-turn-on-way-to-house-floor The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Becomes Law; CLASP Looks toward Implementation http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/the-workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-becomes-law-clasp-looks-toward-implementation Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/the-workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-becomes-law-clasp-looks-toward-implementation CLASP to Present at Transforming U.S. Workforce Development Policies for the 21st Century Conference http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/clasp-to-present-at-transforming-u-s-workforce-development-policies-for-the-21st-century-conference Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/clasp-to-present-at-transforming-u-s-workforce-development-policies-for-the-21st-century-conference Congress Revitalizes Job Training and Workforce Development Programs with the Passage of WIOA http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/congress-revitalizes-job-training-and-workforce-development-programs-with-the-passage-of-wioa Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/congress-revitalizes-job-training-and-workforce-development-programs-with-the-passage-of-wioa Defining, Strengthening, and Measuring Quality Career Pathways and Systems: The Alliance for Quality Career Pathways Releases Framework http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/defining-strengthening-and-measuring-quality-career-pathways-and-systems-the-alliance-for-quality-career-pathways-releases-framework Tue, 01 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/defining-strengthening-and-measuring-quality-career-pathways-and-systems-the-alliance-for-quality-career-pathways-releases-framework Senate Passes Long-Awaited Workforce Reauthorization http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/senate-passes-long-awaited-workforce-reathorization Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:45:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/postsecondary/in-focus/senate-passes-long-awaited-workforce-reathorization