Building Tomorrow's Workforce

Publication Date: 05/28/2009

Building Tomorrow’s Workforce: Promoting the Education & Advancement of Hispanic Immigrant Workers in America describes how strategic partnerships between industry and community colleges can boost our economy over the long-term by training tomorrow’s workers for future jobs.

The report highlights six innovative partnerships between community colleges and manufacturers. Each program focuses on creating pathways for Hispanic immigrants with little or no postsecondary experience to enroll in college level coursework. The programs achieve this by getting buy-in from employers and having strong commitment from a local community college that understands and addresses the unique challenges of immigrant workers. Click here to download.