Academic Senate for California
The Academic Senate represents the local senates of all California community colleges and serves as the official voice of the faculty in academic and professional matters.
ANN is a community dedicated to quality mathematics instruction at the adult level.
Policy Forum (AYPF)
A forum committed to broadening the awareness and understanding of policymakers and to strengthen the youth policymaking process by bridging policy, practice and research.
Institute: Economic Opportunities
This institute advances innovative and promising strategies that connect the poor and underemployed to the mainstream economy.
AT&T Professional Development Academy for Community College Faculty
This project develops and delivers 6 week online, interactive professional development courses for two-year college faculty.
Basic Skills Initiative
Provides materials and resources to support the CA Community Colleges’ basic skills Initiative.
Helping Low-Skilled Adults Enter and Succeed in College and Careers
This project promotes and enhances the efforts of community colleges to help low-literacy adults to prepare for and succeed in occupational and technical degree programs.
California Construction Careers
BC3 is designed to educate the public about construction career opportunities and apprenticeship.
Community College AmeriCorps
Community College AmeriCorps programs are designed to provide intensive learning experiences that integrate civic engagement, education, and service.
Community College Association of Occupational Education
This is an association of California occupational education and workforce development professionals.
College Chancellor’s Office
The Chancellor’s Office is the administrative branch of the California Community College system and provides leadership at the state level.
This website is a resource for those within the California Community College system writing and approving curriculum.
Community Colleges Economic Development and Workforce Preparation Division
The EDWP division of the Chancellor’s office provides leadership and oversees system investments in the areas of career technical education, workforce and economic development.
California Community Colleges
Economic and Workforce Development Coordination Network (EWD)
This is the network of industry initiatives of the CCC Economic and Workforce Development program.
by 25 Initiative (CC25I)
A collaborative effort of five foundations assisting public child welfare agencies and their communities to build comprehensive transition-aged foster youth supports and services.
A broad based, non partisan coalition designed to make workforce development a priority in California.
California Chafee Grant
This program gives money to foster youth and former foster youth to use for career and technical training and college courses.
Community College Board of Governors
"Ladders of Opportunity" serves as the official policy paper that outlines the CCC Board of Governors initiative for developing California's new workforce.
Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL)
The ETPL provides customer-focused employment training for adults and dislocated workers.
California Employment Development
This state agency supporters employers and job seekers in California.
California Employment Training
This state agency mission is to retrain workers for good, long-term jobs.
Articulation Council (CIAC)
This Council serves as a statewide forum for Articulation Officers to meet, discuss, and resolve college transfer and articulation issues; and to facilitate the progress of students between and among the segments of postsecondary education in California.
California Labor Federation
The AFL-CIO, with more than 1,300 affiliated local unions, represents 2.1 million union members in diverse communities and sectors of the state's economy.
California Labor and Workforce
This agency is charged with enhancing the skills of California's workforce and expanding access to the many training and apprenticeship programs.
California Labor and Workforce
Development Agency's Economic Strategy Panel
The Panel studies the rapidly changing economy by examining economic regions, industry clusters, and cross-regional economic issues.
California Partnership for
Achieving Student Success (Cal-PASS)
A resource to help educators improve student achievement by identifying and reducing barriers to successful student transition in all levels of education.
CA Tomorrow is committed to ongoing support to community organizations, schools and policymakers working toward a more equitable, inclusive, multicultural society.
Transportation and Logistics Institute
California Workforce Association
A non-profit membership organization, CWA represents CA local workforce investment boards, One-Stop Career Centers and other workforce development partners.
California Workforce Investment
This agency was established to plan, coordinate and implement the provisions of California's workforce development programs and services.
Website of the CA CCCO Statewide Advisory Committee for Work-Based Learning and Employment Services (COSAC)
The CLP for the California Community Colleges works to strengthen the role of community colleges in providing educational and career advancement opportunities.
for the Advancement of Teaching
An independent policy and research center with a primary mission to do and perform all things necessary to encourage, uphold, and dignify the profession of the teacher.
for Community Research and Solutions, United Way of Greater Los Angeles
CCRS publishes a weekly eNewsletter with the latest research and publications on public policy issues facing LA County.
Center for Law and Social Policy
CLASP conducts research, policy analysis, technical assistance, and advocacy on issues related to economic security for low-income families with children.
The Center for the Continuing Study
of the California Economy (CCSCE)
The recognized source of independent information about long-term economic trends in California.
Center for Occupational Research
and Development (CORD)
CORD is a national nonprofit organization providing innovative changes in education to prepare students for greater success in careers and higher education.
Center for Workforce Success
National Association of Manufacturers.
National Association of Manufacturers.
Access for the Working Poor: Overcoming Burdens to Succeed in Higher Education
A major report by the Institute for Higher Education Policy, examining the precarious position of working poor students in our society.
This Web site houses the research and work behind the Ford Foundation's Bridges to Opportunity Initiative.
Research Center (CCRC)
Located at Teachers College, Columbia University, CCRC's mission is to conduct research on the major issues affecting community colleges and to contribute to the development of practice and policy.
The California Center for College and Career
ConnectEd is dedicated to identifying, supporting and expanding pathways that prepare students for college and career.
a Skilled Workforce
CSW is a national, non-profit policy research and practice organization
The Council for Adult and Experiential
A national non-profit organization which creates and manages effective learning strategies for working adults through partnerships with employers, higher education, government and labor.
The Council for Advancement
of Adult Literacy (CAAL)
CAAL is a national public charity dedicated to developing the unique role and potential of adult education and literacy in America.