The ABE Clean Energy Ambassadors project provided clean energy industry background information, key concepts, and real-world industry exposure to participating program staff and students. The project enhanced staff capacity to teach about clean energy and provide informed guidance on local clean energy career and training opportunities.
The College For a Day project increased aspirations and readiness of adult learners studying in Boston's Adult Basic, Secondary (GED or diploma) or English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) programs for postsecondary education and training.
"When I told my oldest daughter that mommy was going back to school she was happy for me, and she said, 'Mommy now you enter the world with us by being a high school graduate.' I just sat back and smiled because I knew that she was proud that her mommy finally has her high school diploma."