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Author(s):Breaking Through
Title:Breaking through: Factsheet
Organization:Breaking Through
Short Description:Around the country, innovative community colleges are helping low-skilled adults gain the valuable skills and credentials that are the gateway to family-supporting careers. Breaking Through, a multi-year demonstration project, promotes and enhances the efforts of community colleges to help low-literacy adults prepare for and succeed in occupational and technical degree programs.
Annotation:Around the country, innovative community colleges are helping low-skilled adults gain the valuable skills and credentials that are the gateway to family-supporting careers. Breaking Through, a multi-year demonstration project, promotes and enhances the efforts of community colleges to help low-literacy adults prepare for and succeed in occupational and technical degree programs. The project is a partnership of Jobs for the Future and the National Council for Workforce Education.
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Adult Students
Career Development
College Access
Community Colleges
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
Employment and Workforce Development
Low-Income Students
Non-traditional Students

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