Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) has evolved as a dynamic partner in developing and implementing customized training programs with community colleges and businesses that actively engage job-seekers with disabilities. Partnerships with community colleges, businesses, and training providers help prepare VR clients for competitive employment in high-demand industries.
The Fulbright-Hays Seminars Abroad Program provides opportunities for overseas experience. The program is open to educators and administrators with responsibilities for curriculum development in fields related to humanities, languages, and area studies. Topics and host countries of the seminars vary from year to year. All seminars are in non-Western European countries.
Building Bridges Between Adult Basic Education and Developmental Education
The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education (OCTAE) is committed to supporting community college students and, in turn, strengthening the coordination and alignment between adult education and developmental education programs at community college campuses to better prepare students for the 21st century job market.
Building Bridges Between Adult Basic Education and Developmental Education is a discussion starting on OCTOBER 17 and running through OCTOBER 21st from 9 am - 5 pm ET on this Community of Practice. This online discussion will be based on the U.S. Department of Education's Supporting Student Success project, and moderated by Victoria Bozzuto, Dean of Workforce Development and Continuing Education at Gateway Community College, and Tamara Clunis, Dean of Academic Success Division at Amarillo College.