Announcements

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  • Older Worker Logo
    Posted On: 8/22/2017

    This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to introduce you to the Older Workers Community of Practice (CoP). This CoP 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.

  • WFGPS Member profile
    Posted On: 8/10/2017

    An up-to-date Member Profile on WorkforceGPS is the first step in connecting with your colleagues as it enables your peers to find you in the Member Directory. If you haven’t updated your WorkforceGPS Member Profile recently, check out our latest tutorial on how to do it, then visit your Member Profile and ensure your information is current, so you don’t miss a thing!  

  • Announcement Default Image
    Posted On: 8/1/2017

    Many states and local areas have expressed a need for tools that help American Job Centers (AJCs) coordinate staff and partners to work collaboratively across programs. This newly released tool features five illustrated stories that represent scenarios of customer experiences and the guidance an AJC staff member might provide. These stories demonstrate the characteristics of a high-quality one-stop center, as described in TEGL 04-15. To view this resource, click here.

  • LMI- Announcement
    Posted On: 7/25/2017

    This month, the WorkforceGPS Team would like to introduce you to LMI Central, a portal to innovative and relevant sources of workforce and labor market information for data-driven planning.  The Labor Market Information (LMI) Central collection (or LMI Central for short) provides a diverse palette of LMI resources to assist you in "painting a picture" of your labor market and to help you improve your employment and training programs and policies.

  • TH ANNOUNCEMENT
    Posted On: 7/18/2017

    WorkforceGPS is proud to announce that a new Community of Practice (CoP), specifically for H-1B TechHire grantees, is now available. The H-1B funded TechHire grant program is a key component of the TechHire Initiative, a bold multi-sector effort that provides American workers with critical information technology skills for today’s high-growth careers.

  • Sunshine
    Posted On: 6/29/2017

    With summer officially underway, the WorkforceGPS Team wants to take a moment to highlight one of our newest Communities of Practice: Youth Summer Jobs.

  • CTC logo
    Posted On: 6/12/2017

    Following the 2017 WIOA National Convenings, the WorkforceGPS Team has compiled additional related technical assistance materials and resources, including relevant webinars, policy guidance and toolkits, and organized them by the six convening tracks, as well as a section for the special sessions on civil rights.

  • CTC logo
    Posted On: 4/17/2017

    This spring, the U.S. Department of Labor, in collaboration with its Education and Health and Human Services partners, will host three national convenings. These convenings will continue to support WIOA implementation, building upon the regulations and guidance, virtual training, and resources already available to the system.

  • Announcement Default Image
    Posted On: 3/13/2017

    No matter how exciting the trip is, it’s better with a map you can trust. We know that implementing the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has been a ride, and we want to help you as you continue to navigate to success.

  • CTC logo
    Posted On: 3/13/2017

    In February, we asked you to save the date for three national convenings hosted by the U.S. Department of Labor, in collaboration with its Education and Health and Human Services partners. These convenings will continue to support WIOA implementation, building upon the regulations and guidance, virtual training, and resources already available to the system.