Career Pathways

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Career Pathways—Approaches for the Delivery of Education, Training, Employment, and Human Services: Summary of Responses to a Request for Information

2015

This report summarizes responses to a request for information about career pathways systems, including respondent-identified facilitators and barriers to career pathways development and implementation as well as promising practices.

Administrators
Policymakers and Implementers
Findings from the Accelerating Opportunity Evaluation: Building the Evidence on Integrated Career Pathways

Findings from the Accelerating Opportunity Evaluation

2019

Evaluation report on the Accelerating Opportunity (AO) initiative, which aimed to help adults with low basic skills earn valued occupational credentials, obtain well-paying jobs, and sustain rewarding careers.

Administrators
Business Partners
Policymakers and Implementers
Researchers and Developers
Integrated Education and Training

Integrated Education and Training (IET)

2017

This policy brief summarizes Integrated Education and Training (IET), which is a combination of education and job skills training that is used to transition adult learners beyond adult basic education and through a career pathway that can offer them job training and eventual gainful employment.

Policymakers and Implementers
Credentials for the Future: Mapping the Potential for Immigrant-Origin Adults in the United States

Credentials for the Future: Mapping the Potential for Immigrant-Origin Adults in the United States

2019

This report analyzes data on the postsecondary degree and non-degree credential attainment of first- and second-generation adults (ages 16 to 64) to explore the relationship between these credentials and adults’ economic outcomes.

Administrators
Policymakers and Implementers
Researchers and Developers
COABE Journal, Special Edition, Featuring Career Pathways

COABE Journal - Career Pathways Edition

2019

This special edition of the COABE Journal highlights career pathways and workforce development.

Administrators
Instructional Staff
Policymakers and Implementers
Researchers and Developers
Student Support Staff
Teacher Trainers
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Integrated Education and Training: Implementing Programs in Diverse Contexts

2017

This guide profiles an array of integrated education and training (IET) programs providing inspiration, models, and lessons for adult educators as they plan or strengthen their own IET programs.

Administrators
Teacher Trainers
Policymakers and Implementers
Instructional Staff
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COABE Journal - Prison Literacy Edition

2019

This themed edition of the COABE Journal highlights educational programs, approaches, and professionals who work with adults currently serving or who have served time in correctional settings.

Administrators
Teacher Trainers
Policymakers and Implementers
Instructional Staff
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Power in Numbers: Video Series

2019

Power in Numbers aims to help adult students receive the higher-level math skills they need to succeed in the real world. This video series comprises of three short videos in English and Spanish and an accompanying video discussion guide. The series serves to promote the importance and relevance of advanced math skills to inspire adult learners.

Administrators
Teacher Trainers
Policymakers and Implementers
Instructional Staff
Adult Learners
Decorative image for Resource Profile Career Pathways Programming for Adult Learners in Chicago, Houston, and Miami: Final Report

Career Pathways Programming for Adult Learners in Chicago, Houston, and Miami: Final Report

2018

This report presents findings from a research project that examines how adult education providers in three cities designed and implemented career pathways programming for adults who are immigrants or have barriers to employment and education.

Administrators
Policymakers and Implementers
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Blending College Preparation and Career Development for Adult Students in New England

2018

An evaluation of the two-year Transition to College and Careers demonstration project, which addressed academic and non-academic barriers to college for adult learners in six adult education centers across New England.

Administrators
Instructional Staff