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Value of ESL for restarting economy post-pandemic

  • 1.  Value of ESL for restarting economy post-pandemic

    Posted 30 days ago
    This article on re-starting the economy notes the importance of ESL classes (toward the end of the piece) for job retraining. If you teach at a community college and need some justification to expand your classes, I hope it's helpful. It's about Los Angeles, but it's likely to apply everywhere.
    Upskilling strategies to re-start the LA region's economy - BizFed
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    Upskilling strategies to re-start the LA region's economy - BizFed
    By PETER HIDALGO and MARIANNE HAVER HILL PUBLISHED: May 20, 2021 at 11:49 p.m. | UPDATED: May 20, 2021 at 11:51 p.m. Current U.S. Commerce Secretary and former Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo recently said, "What we have to do is support business, but also support our workers with job training programs and with reasonable wages."
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    Kitty Purgason
    Biola University (emerita)
    United States
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