In a recent guidance letter, the U.S. Department of Laborlaid out its vision for a revitalizing and transforming the nation's workforce system as part of the implementation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.
IEL launched it's first short policy video, highlighting potential progress in reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act through the lens of the community schools movement.
Several IEL-affiliated individuals with disabilities and their family members attended a White House event with Vice President Joe Biden highlighting the benefits of the new ABLE Act.
On February 12 at 3:00pm EST, IEL's Coalition for Community Schools and the Anneberg Institute for School Reform will host a free webinar entitled "Community Schools and Community Organizing."
IEL just released a select list of workshop presenters for it's second annual National Family Engagement Conference in Chicago, Ill. from June 22-24.