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Expanding College & Career Possibilities: A Policy Action Initiative is a dynamic peer learning and policy action community where skills advocates in 20 states will engage in peer learning, policy action labs, and access tailored technical assistance and research and promotion – all with the goal of increasing college affordability, holistic supports, and completion of quality non-degree credentials that offer pathways to quality careers and further education.
Making College Work
Expanding College & Career Possibilities: A Policy Action Initiative is part of NSC’s Making College Work Campaign and is generously supported by Lumina Foundation and ECMC Foundation.
The initiative plans to advance:
Inaugural Policy Action Lab brings state advocates together on financial assistance and supports
NSC held its inaugural State Policy Action Lab on November 14 and 15: Boosting Student Success Through State Financial Assistance and Holistic Supports. This Policy Action Lab was the first engagement of Expanding College & Career Possibilities: A Policy Action Initiative and was designed to foster in-depth peer learning among states and deepen understanding of policy levers, funding streams, advocacy strategies, and implications for implementation.Read the blog