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Document Number: 8643

The Breaking Through Practice Guide - The Practice Guide has four components, each devoted to a “high leverage strategy” that community colleges and other programs can adopt to increase their success with low-skilled younger and older adults. The components are: (1) Accelerated learning; (2) Comprehensive support services; (3) Labor market payoffs; and (4) Aligning programs for low-skilled adults. Breaking Through is a collaboration between Jobs for the Future and the National Council for Workforce Education, an organization of community-college-based workforce-development leaders. (Jobs for the Future, Spring 2010)...

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