As Millions Seek Work, an Overhaul in Retraining

The New York Times

The article highlights Northern Virginia Community College’s partnership with Northern Virginia Family Service’s Training Future program, which has a 89 percent job placement rate within six months of graduation. The partnership is considered one of the top performing public-private partnerships in the nation, according to The Aspen Institute which is evaluating the program for clues about its success, such as internships tailored to employer needs and a focus on soft skills.

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