Putting the Pell Grant to work—in the workforce
From The Hill: “A growing body of research on short-term credentials is showing they pay off. A study conducted by Old Dominion University — as well as a Community College Research Center report focused on strategies for improving postsecondary attainment for Black, Hispanic and Native American adults — found strong outcomes for students in these programs. Community college leaders, including the American Association of Community Colleges, have taken note and extended their full support for expanding the Pell Grant to include the sort of short-term, workforce-relevant options that their students want.”View the full article from The Hill.
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