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Arts, Media and Entertainment (AME) Summit

February 4th 2014 - News Release

The CAREER LADDERS PROJECT will host a statewide Arts, Media and Entertainment (AME) Summit on Wednesday, February 5, 2013 in Los Angeles. The Summit will bring together key industry partners, select Linked Learning high school districts, and Linked Learning community colleges to discuss the skilled workforce needed in the current and emerging Arts, Media and […]

San Francisco Bay Area Patient Navigator and Related Occupations Summit

February 1st 2014 - News Release

The job responsibility of a Patient Navigator is defined by the healthcare system or employer creating the position. In the San Francisco Bay Area, job categories that are often synonymous with the Patient Navigator include Health Promotore, Health Coach, Community Health Worker and Patient Care Partner. The implementation of the Affordable Care Act, and the […]

Web Seminar 1/16: We Can’t All Be the NSA: (Perfectly Legal) Tips to Get the Best Campus Data on Foster Youth

January 16th 2014 - News Release

Thursday, January 16th from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Register by following this LINK. Data is an essential tool in the quest to improve college outcomes for foster youth.  Data related to the educational successes and challenges of foster youth not only helps advocates and service providers to tell their story more persuasively to funders and policy […]

Job Posting – Program Assistant at Career Ladders Project

December 24th 2013 - News Release

An Invitation to Apply for the Position of Program Assistant – Career Ladders Project Foundation for California Community Colleges An Equal Opportunity Employer The Career Ladders Project (CLP) is seeking two Program Assistants (PA) to join a dynamic team of professionals to advance the organization’s programmatic and operational goals. These positions are full time, non-exempt […]

Oakland Leaders Announce Commitment to Linked Learning

October 23rd 2013 - News Release

On October 23, 2013, the City of Oakland, the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD), and Peralta Community College District (PCCD) held a press conference to announce their new partnership to better prepare students for success in college and career. Mayor Jean Quan, OUSD Superintendent Dr. Gary Yee and PCCD Vice Chancellor Mike Orkin along with […]

CLP among the chosen grantees for the CA Education Policy Fund

September 3rd 2013 - News Release

          Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors (RPA) has established the California Education Policy Fund (CEPF) to support an ecosystem of nonprofit organizations working on deeper learning through policy change in California. The efforts aim to boost student achievement and college and career success in California, especially among disadvantaged students. Grants from the CEPF support well-established […]

Dr. Laurie Scolari and CCCLLI on City Vision KALW 91.7 FM

June 26th 2013 - News Release

CITY VISON KALW 91.7 FM Presents: Bridging the Opportunity Divide in the Bay Area What happens to young people in the Bay Area with no college degree? How can they navigate a labor market that demands high tech skills without adequate education or training? Producer and guest host Victoria Thorp and guests explore new strategies […]

In the News: LBCC Awarded Grant to Further Help Linked Learning Academy High School Students

May 13th 2013 - News Release

Career Ladders Project, CCCLLI and Linked Learning in the news! via the Long Beach Post: “Long Beach City College was awarded a $75,000 Career Ladders Project (CLP) grant as they began participation in the California Community College Linked Learning Initiative (CCCLLI), which aims to ease the transition for high school graduates in healthcare-related Linked Learning […]

3CSN – Now accepting applications for the 2013-14 Community of Practice in Acceleration

April 16th 2013 - News Release

2013 -14 Community of Practice in Acceleration Deadline to Apply: Friday, April 19, 2013 5:00 pm 3CSN and the California Acceleration Project are now accepting applications for the 2013-14 Community of Practice in Acceleration. Participating faculty receive extensive support to develop and teach new accelerated courses in reading/writing and math, including three in-person workshops, ongoing […]

New PPIC Report – The Impact of Budget Cuts on California’s Community Colleges

March 28th 2013 - News Release

Authors: Sarah Bohn, Belinda Reyes, and Hans Johnson for Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC)  “In the aftermath of the Great Recession, which officially began in December 2007, funding for higher education in California has been severely curtailed, causing a great deal of fiscal pain for the state’s community colleges. As set out in the Master Plan for […]