Demetra Nightingale


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Strong Students, Strong Workers Report
Students at Butte Community College in California help each other fill out paperwork. (AP/Rich Pedroncelli)

Strong Students, Strong Workers

Community colleges can provide the postsecondary credentials needed by low-income youth and working adults to increase their labor market earnings, and the overall skills needed to keep the American workforce productive and competitive, write Harry Holzer and Demetra Nightingale.