Apprenticeshipalooza: Work-and-Learn Gets Big Boost
The U.S. Department of Labor recently selected three National Network members – AHIMA Foundation, NRAEF and NIMS – as partners in expanding apprenticeship opportunities across the United States.
Engaging Opportunity Youth: Grads of Life Taps Rich Talent Pool
We’re working with Grads of Life to facilitate the development of partnerships between employers in need of talent and workforce training providers, including non-profits and community colleges, who can help source and pre-train opportunity youth.
Get the Download: Common IT Skills for All
We partnered with CompTIA’s Creating IT Futures Foundation to develop the Common Information Technology (IT) Employability Skills framework, which defines the most prominent and in-demand IT skills needed across technology-driven industries.
National Network Releases Occupational Profiles For In-Demand Jobs
To better enable employers to identify potential job candidates for difficult-to-fill jobs, the National Network released occupational profiles that clearly articulate the necessary skills and experiences job candidates need to succeed in in-demand jobs.
SkillsUSA Conference Recap
Last week, the 52nd annual National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC) was held in Louisville, Ky., a showcase of career and technical education students.
Workforce Development Institute (WDI) in Newport Beach, CA
AACC’s WDI 2017 continues to be a pre-eminent opportunity for in-depth exchanges and networking for economic and workforce leaders at community colleges and their partners. The WDI 2017 theme is “Inspiring Innovation.”
National Skills Coalition Skills Summit in Washington DC
The 2017 Skills Summit is at the Capital Hilton in Washington, D.C. with plenaries and content-rich sessions. The plenaries and concurrent sessions will elevate opportunities to advance a national skills agenda through a range of federal policies, including work-based learning, public assistance, higher education, immigration, funding, and infrastructure.
NAWB Annual Forum in Washington DC
The premier event where workforce development professionals and leaders in business, government, labor, and education gather to gain insights into the current state of our nation’s workforce system and consider the goals and policy framework affecting the future of human capital development.
NCRC Annual Conference in Washington DC
NCRC’s Annual Conference is one of the nation’s largest gatherings of community nonprofits, policymakers, government officials, small businesses, banks, and academia, all coming together to create a just economy.