Increase greater educational, employment and economic security outcomes for unemployed mothers and their children through advancing formal partnerships between workforce and early care stakeholders serving children 0-8
Strengthen and expand the occupational skills initiative to connect more low-skilled individuals to bridge programming, skills training and bundled services that lead to living wage jobs with growth opportunities
Develop a national manufacturing workforce training partnership aimed at encouraging global railcar and bus manufacturers to invest in and hire disadvantaged workers for their current and planned United States facilities
Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity is a web-based, one-stop resource examining poverty’s connection to a host of issues like health, education, jobs, criminal justice, housing, transportation and more.
Instructor Bertha Gachupin helps student Brayden, age 5, with a class assignment at Walatowa Head Start. Eight instructors teach 68 students in the program, which complies with Head Start’s national standards.
Culturally inspired student artwork is displayed at Walatowa Head Start, a nationally-recognized preschool on the Jemez Pueblo. The tribal community is located an hour northwest of Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Ready for School collaborates with community organizations, school districts and other stakeholders to engage and inform parents about early childhood education and to expand early learning opportunities.