Announcements

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  • announcement new comm coll
    Posted On: 12/22/2016

    WorkforceGPS  recently launched a new Community of Practice (COP), Youth Summer Jobs, and a new Collection, ETA Grantee Products.

  • WIOA Wednesday Logo
    Posted On: 12/9/2016

    Taking place on Wednesday afternoons throughout the coming months, the Innovation and Opportunity Network (ION) will be offering technical assistance (TA) to the public workforce and education system on WIOA Final Rule implementation via webinar.

  • Focus Area Announcement
    Posted On: 11/28/2016

    We’ve talked about the Innovation and Opportunity Network (ION) Community of Practice on WorkforceGPS throughout the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) implementation process, so you are likely already familiar with this online interagency bookmark.

  • approenticeship
    Posted On: 11/14/2016

    This week, November 14th – 20th, we celebrate NAW—National Apprenticeship Week—which occurred last year for the first time following a proclamation by President Obama.

  • Vets
    Posted On: 11/7/2016

    Veterans Day, which is celebrated annually on November 11th, became a national holiday beginning in 1938. Veterans Day honors American veterans–living or dead–but especially gives thanks to living veterans who served their country honorably during war or peacetime, while Memorial Day—celebrated the fourth Monday in May—honors American service members who died in service to their country or as a result of injuries incurred during battle.

  • native
    Posted On: 11/3/2016

    This month, we commemorate Native American Heritage Month.

  • RC logo
    Posted On: 10/14/2016

    WorkforceGPS is proud to announce that we have a new collection available for Reemployment Connections.

  • NDEAM-Banner_small
    Posted On: 10/3/2016

    Observed each October, National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities and educates about the value of a diverse workforce that includes their skills and talents. NDEAM dates back to 1945, when Congress declared the first week in October "National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week." For more information and resources, visit our Disability and Employment Community of Practice.

  • NEOWW-small
    Posted On: 9/27/2016

    Observed last week, National Employ Older Workers Week (NEOWW) is held annually the last full week of September to recognize the vital role of and increase awareness about older workers in the workforce.

  • REGS Drop Banner
    Posted On: 6/30/2016

    The U.S. Departments of Labor and Education have made publicly available five rules to implement the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) (Pub. L. 113-128). President Barack Obama signed WIOA into law on July 22, 2014.