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  • YouthAppTraining
    Posted On: 1/15/2019

    Businesses, workforce professionals, educators, and others are looking to pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship as an effective way to start high school students and other youth on a career pathway that leads to good wages and opportunities for advancement. Check out these resources to help you grow apprenticeship for the youth and young adult populations.     

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    Posted On: 1/15/2019

    These resources explore why older workers continue to work and provide a snapshot of their labor force participation rates by demographic group and type of occupation.

  • White Puzzle Piece Icon with Mentor
    Posted On: 1/15/2019

    January is National Mentoring Month to help promote youth mentoring in the United States. To focus on serving the disability population, a number of specialized resources have been compiled to increase awareness of its impact and the different technical assistance tools available to help bridge the mentoring gap. 

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    Posted On: 12/14/2018

    We are pleased to announce the launch of the Evaluation and Research Hub! The Eval Hub is a platform for workforce development professionals to increase their organization’s capacity to evaluate its workforce development programs, services or interventions.

  • Vets Medallion program
    Posted On: 12/14/2018

    This is the landing page for the HIRE Vets Medallion Program, which rewards employers who hire our nation's veterans.

  • disablity
    Posted On: 12/14/2018

    Reflecting a commitment to a robust and competitive American labor force, the 2018 National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) theme is “America’s Workforce: Empowering All.” Observed each October, NDEAM celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities and educates about the value of a workforce inclusive of their skills and talents.

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    Posted On: 9/25/2018

    Are you looking for an opportunity to engage with peers locally and nationally across the workforce system to pilot innovative solutions to address disability and employment issues?  ETA is pleased to announce another exciting cohort challenge that will address three topic areas: 1) Accessibility; 2) Customer Service; and 3) Employer Engagement.  Let’s brainstorm and develop solutions together to support individuals with disabilities enter, stay in, or return to the labor force.

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    Posted On: 9/20/2018

    September 23rd – 29th, 2018 is National Employ Older Workers Week (NEOWW). During the last full week of September, NEOWW annually recognizes the vital role of older workers in the workforce and aims to increase awareness of this segment of workers and develop innovative strategies to utilize it.

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    Posted On: 9/5/2018

    This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to introduce you to the Older Workers Community of Practice (CoP). This community offers an online hub to share resources, news, and emerging practices about the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP), which provides on-the-job skills training to individuals 55 or older with limited financial resources.

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    Posted On: 8/20/2018

    Check out the Workforce System Strategies community’s one-page fact sheet that highlights all of the great resources on the site and the different classifications of materials--from evaluation reports to policy and practice briefs to how-to guides and profiles.