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Posted 11/6/2017 3:44 PM by Maisha Meminger
On October 24 – 25, 2017, the Division of Youth Services kicked off its latest round of technical assistance - Our Journey Together: The WIOA Youth Program Technical Assistance (TA) Series!
We had close to 2,000 people register for each session, demonstrating the interest and excitement of coming together to grow the field and learn from one another!
Posted 9/18/2017 7:00 PM by Maisha MemingerDiscussion about the Bureau of Labor Statistics Economic News Release entitled “Volunteering in the United States – 2012.” To view the news release, visit: http://www.bls.gov/news.release/volun.nr0.htm.
Posted 9/18/2017 6:57 PM by Maisha Meminger
ACT releases study "The Condition of STEM 2013" suggesting that there is a gap between youth interested in STEM and those who plan to pursue a STEM major or career. To access the national or state reports, go to: http://www.act.org/stemcondition/13/.
Posted 9/18/2017 6:55 PM by Maisha Meminger
We are thrilled to announce that the WorkforceGPS Member Directory is live and available from the Member Directory tab on the home page.
Posted 3/7/2017 4:41 PM by Maisha MemingerDo you take charge? Are you a team player? Are you on time? Do you dress appropriately for your employment?
Posted 1/18/2017 8:08 PM by Maisha MemingerWIOA places heightened emphasis on the alignment of programs that serve out-of-school youth in order to ensure they obtain the skills necessary to prepare for successful workforce participation and continued educational achievement.
Posted 11/30/2016 7:10 PM by Maisha MemingerAmerican Youth Policy Forum guest blogger Jessica Juliuson, technical assistance associate at Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC), shares insights on the pivotal role that close collaborations between employers and schools plays in supporting college and career success. Keeping It Real: Building Bridges Between Employers and Schools explores how collaboration can help young people answer the question "Why...."
Posted 11/30/2016 7:01 PM by Maisha MemingerIn a recent blog, Jaime Fall, Director of Upskill America at the Aspen Institute, shares his insights on how employers can assist employees with completing their degrees while working.
Posted 11/15/2016 7:59 PM by Maisha MemingerIn a recent article published in YouthToday, Debby Bielak and Willa Seldon, partners at Bridgespan Group (a global nonprofit organization that collaborates with mission-driven leaders, organizations and philanthropists to break cycles of poverty and improve the quality of life for those in need) pen an article, How We Can Build Better CareerPathways for America’s Youth.
Posted 10/21/2016 5:07 PM by Maisha Meminger
View National Skills Coalition and National Youth Employment Coalition Publishes “Promising Practices in Work-Based Learning for Youth”