Achieving Economic Mobility Through Innovative Approaches in Adult Education

WEDNESDAY 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM

Research shows that as the economy evolves, the demand for education, skills, and credentials also increases. High-performing adult education providers are critical if individuals are to succeed in occupational training. Unfortunately, adult education and training programs are often siloed and may not be equipped to address the various barriers underserved populations face. Learn how two regional funders collaboratives are leveraging community-based partnerships to build capacity, close foundational and occupational skill gaps, and mitigate common barriers to adult education and employment.