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Horizons: On the Record

Tune in to focus on the big issues of the moment—the challenges and the opportunities to advance economic equity for learners and workers across the country.

Episode 2

It’s here. Horizons: On the Record, Episode 2.

Advancing Racial Economic Equity for Black Learners and Workers

Innovative leaders discuss the critical ongoing work to advance racial economic equity for Black learners and workers in education, training, and employment. Hear from:

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Freeman Hrabowski

President, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

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Raël Nelson James

Partner and Head of Equity, The Bridgespan Group

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Michael Collins

Vice President, JFF

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Kristina Francis

Executive Director, JFFLabs

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Tameshia Bridges Mansfield

Vice President for Workforce Innovation, JFF

Episode 1

How Build Back Better and Infrastructure Bills Can Advance Learners and Workers

In our premiere episode of Horizons: On the Record, we focus on the opportunities available in education and workforce development from Build Back Better and the new infrastructure legislation. We’ll hear from:

  • U.S. Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh
  • U.S. Representative Suzanne Bonamici
  • Ted Mitchell, President of the American Council on Education
  • Denise Forte, CEO of The Education Trust

They’ll join JFF leaders for analysis of the latest legislation and what it means for our workforce today and tomorrow.

 

Check back here for more episodes coming soon.

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