NEW! Industrial Manufacturing Academy (IMA) Case Study

New case study spotlighting South Seattle College's IMA - A program serving an incredibly diverse population, including young adults who are detached from work or school, to displaced workers and recent veterans. Read more »

NEW! Veterans in Construction Electical (V.I.C.E.) Case Study

New case study about V.I.C.E. - An electrical apprenticeship program for veterans who are ready to transition from military service to civilian jobs transition from military service to civilian jobs. Read more »

SkillUp Receives National Exemplary Collaborative Award

National Fund for Workforce Solutions Presents Award to SkillUp for Excellence in Workforce Development. Read more »

Watch: Zeynep Ton and Richard Galanti Discuss the Low Cost of ‘Good Jobs’

Watch the video from the June 13 Town Hall forum with MIT's Zeynep Ton and Costco's Richard Galanti discussing the impact of “good jobs”. Read more »

New! Skill Link Briefing Papers

SkillUp is sharing our lessons “along the way” in a series of briefing papers: the Community Momentum, Career Engagement and Sustainable Service Systems describe promising strategies which the Skill Link program is piloting. Read more »

Released: College Completion Fund Report

Rising costs of college and the complexity and inadequacy of financial aid programs put college out of reach for a majority of lower-income working adults. One solution is to provide low interest loans through CDFI's, and to pair these new loans with financial coaching. Read more »

Released: Guide and Tools for Navigators

SkillUp Washington publishes the "Guide and Tools for Navigators", which presents the main principles, tools and practices emerging around the important and influential role that Navigators have on the college and career success of students. Read more »

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