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.

Watch Now! On The Record, Episode 3

Part 1

Part 2

Career Navigation in a Dynamic Economy

Horizons: On the Record–Career Navigation in a Dynamic Economy, a special two-part episode, will focus on the newest critical thinking in education and career navigation. Now more than ever, learners and workers have many options and considerations to weigh throughout the lifespan of their careers.

Join our speakers for parts 1 and 2 on May 25 and 26 at 1:00 p.m. ET as they journey across the country and talk to experts about innovative offerings, including modern-day apprenticeships, digital transformation in rural communities, and the future of learning assessments.  

Jared Polis

Governor of Colorado

Amit Sevak

CEO-elect, ETS

Kristina Francis

Executive Director, JFF Labs

David Soo

Chief of Staff, JFF

Steve Yadzinski

Senior Innovation Officer, JFF

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:

Freeman Hrabowski

President, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Raël Nelson James

Partner and Head of Equity, The Bridgespan Group

Michael Collins

Vice President, JFF

Kristina Francis

Executive Director, JFFLabs

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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